Stowage location on M1025A2, M1043A2, and M1045A2 vehicles is
behind left rear seat. Stowage location on M1035A2, M1097A2, and
M1123 vehicles is on tunnel. The following procedure is for M997A2
a. Tool Removal.
(1) Disconnect two strap assemblies (4) in right footwell (3) and remove ax (1)
and max tool kit case (2).
(2) Remove the following attachments from max tool kit case (2):
Reversible rake/hoe attachment (11)
Rake/hoe thumbscrew attachment (10)
Shovel attachment (5)
Six safety locking pins (7)
Broad pick attachment (9)
Pick attachment (8)
Mattock attachment (6)
Using the ax and attachments, the max tool kit can be
incorporated into seven basic hand tools.
Ax blade must be covered with sheath before using kit.
Read all safety and assembly instructions enclosed with max tool
kit before using kit.
2-22.1. MAX TOOL KIT STOWAGE OPERATION