This simple set up is for quick operation with light weight gear.
* photo below : PRC-148 is common radio for US operators, before PRC-152 radio.
Tourniquet is small, but important 'emergency medical tool' for operators. By binding upper of wounded arm or leg, it makes stop bleeding and save few hours until wounded operators to be transported to base to get medical treatment. When someone bind tourniquet on wounded arm or leg, he or she should write exact time on top of the tourniquet to check how long this tourniquet has been used. Tourniquet should be released in few hours to avoid necrosis.
Operators can just easily pull webbing which is secured by velcro & snap button.
This simple set up carries as below :
- 6 qty of 5.56mm magazines (m4 mag)
- 1 qty of smoke grenade
- 2 qyt of tourniquets
- 2 qty of radios, PTT (push to talk)
- operator's note book & pen