From Order Arms.
Throw Rifle upwards with the right hand across the body. Catch
the rifle at the point of balance
Safety catch off with the thumb of the right hand.
Open the bolt, once only DO NOT CYCLE THE MECHANISM (The breech
is not cycled until "Ease Springs"). Look to the front, DO NOT LOOK
INTO THE BREECH.(the breech WILL be emptied and checked BEFORE coming
When adopting the "Examine Arms" position, place
the right hand (fingers straight and together) beside the breech,
ball of the thumb over the charger guide and the thumb covering
the face of the bolt (to reflect light along the barrel).
When The NCO step in front of you. Move your right
foot to behind your left. Place the Barrel tip at eye level. The
NCO will then look down your barrel and check condition of your
When the NCO is two places down the line. You (without any command)
step back to Port Arms.
Then Ease Springs. While holding the Trigger down, easy
the bolt back into place.
Then Go Back to Order Arms and Stand