10 present. This carry permits the rifle to be easily carried for long periods of time, but it does not
11 permit the quickest presentation to a target. If the situation changes and a target presents itself, a
12 Marine performs the following steps to present the rifle from the Tactical Carry once a target
14 • Extend the rifle toward the target keeping the muzzle slightly up so the buttstock clears all
15 personal equipment. Continue to look at the target.
16 • At the same time, place the rifle in Condition 1. There are two methods of placing the
17 rifle in Condition 1 if it is in Condition 3:
18 • Grip the pistol grip firmly with the right hand. Pull the charging handle with the left
19 hand to its rearmost position and release (see figure 7-1).
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