Ensure The Chamber And Magazine Are Clear Of Cartridges

b. Unloading. To unload the M24 SWS—

(1) Point the muzzle in a safe direction.

(2) Ensure the safety is in the "S" position.

(3) Raise the bolt handle.

(4) Put one hand over the top ejection port. Slowly pull the bolt handle back with the other hand to remove the cartridge from the chamber.

(5) Remove the cartridge from the rifle.

(6) Put a hand under the floor plate.

(7) Push the floor plate latch to release the floor plate (Figure 2-17, page 2-18). The magazine spring and follower will be released from the magazine.

(8) Remove the released cartridges.

(9) Push in the magazine follower, then close the floor plate.

(9) Push in the magazine follower, then close the floor plate.

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