Open buckle to 90 degrees.
Feed webbing through spool from outside to
Pull excess webbing until snug.
Leave two inches of slack.
Ratchet until tight and the spool has made at
least two rotations with webbing.
Buckle should always be in the closed /
locked position to ensure webbing does not
To release, pull release lever on front of
buckle, and open to 180 degrees.
Pull webbing until spool fully unwinds.
Pull webbing free from buckle.