1. Release tension on suspension lines and remove pack from tension plate. Position pack inside up
on a table and fold side and end flaps under pack. Replace any defective retainer bands.
2. Grasp upper edge of pack with left hand between the two groups of lines, and apply tension to lines
by pulling pack toward the tension plate. Grasp both groups of lines between middle finger and
forefinger approximately 12-inches above pack. Apply tension to lines with right hand, and
simultaneously turn the pack ¼-turn clockwise with left hand. Allow lines to form a loop around right