PROPELLING CHARGE STOWAGE AREAS - Continued
Loosen and lay aside all hold-down
straps. Straps in left and right rear
compartments may be retained by
hold-open hooks (5).
Remove quick-release pin (6) from
front guard plate (7).
5. Remove canisters from left and right rear compartments, sponson, above
projectile racks and from right front shelf area. Canisters may be unloaded
via conveyor (p 2-158) or canister compartment side doors.
Canisters stowed above projectile racks are locked in
place by flange of canister (8) fitting into a slot (9) in bottom
of box. To remove canisters, tip outer end of canister
downward, freeing flange from slot.