Operation and Cycle of Functioning Operation

The SAW is loaded, fired, unloaded, and cleared from the open-bolt position. The safety must be in the FIRE position before the bolt can be pulled to the rear.

a. Before using belted ammunition, ensure that:

(1) It is properly linked.

(2) It is free of dirt and corrosion.

(3) The double link is at the opening end of the box.

b. Before using magazine ammunition, ensure that:

(1) It is properly loaded into the magazine.

(2) It is free of dirt and corrosion.

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