Patent Number: 8,814,020

Title: System for quick release of pack

Abstract: One exemplary embodiment is directed toward an apparatus for quick release of a pack from a vest of a user. The apparatus includes a pack having one or more first loops, and a retaining member configured to extend through the one or more first loops and one or more second loops on the vest, wherein the retaining member is configured to releasably attach the pack to the vest by mechanically coupling the one or more first loops and the one or more second loops to the retaining member, wherein the retaining member is configured to enable detaching of the pack from the vest by pulling of the retaining member from the one or more first loops and the one or more second loops.

Inventors: Yaeger; Larry (Maple Grove, MN), Reents; Shannon (Coon Rapids, MN), Hopperstad; Richard (Columbia Heights, MN)

Assignee: Honeywell International Inc.

International Classification: A45C 1/04 (20060101); A45F 3/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/26/12018