Note: "High speed low drag" is a military talk for "cool".
Step 1: Start with 3/8" Aluminum rod.
Step 2: Machining aluminum
Step 3: Polishing aluminum
Step 4: Install the pins
Some back packs have the ends of the adjustable straps folded over and sewn. If your bag is like mine was, just undo the stitching with a knife. Fold the strap over and thread it through the adjustable buckle. Insert the pin through the loop you just created and pull the paracord over. For quick release simply pull the loop off the pin and pull it free.
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