TM 10-4520-262-12&P 0005 00
Insert the bottom leg assembly (1) into the top leg assembly
(2) until each leg is locked in place. Be sure to orient each
bottom leg so that the stabilizing straps (3) are positioned
toward the inside of the stand. Ensure that the straps are not
Spread the assembled leg assembly (4) until the stabilizing
straps (3) are fully extended and the stand is stable.
The leg assembly straps are designed to ensure the stand is
stable, but are also designed to prevent the stand from
sinking into snow.
Lower the left (5) and right (6) support arms so that each is
at a right angle to its attached leg. Place the tripod brace (7)
under the top bracket (8) of the stand and clip into position
over the front of the top bracket.