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bandoleer

[¦ban·də¦līr]
(ordnance)
A closed loop of fabric, provided with pockets designed to accommodate small-arms ammunition; used by the individual soldier for carrying ammunition, by suspending one or more bandoleers over the shoulders.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Her legs are taped with another bandoleer of tools.
[74] N[bar{i}]lakantha is not the first thus to explain [acute{s}]aikya: Franklin Edgerton, in the apparatus to MBh 2.45.27, quotes Devabodha's gloss of [acute{s}]aikya, "bh[bar{a}]nd[bar{a}]dh[bar{a}]rah, a support (or rigging) for a tool, instrument, weapon, etc."--a bandoleer, a "tool-belt," the strap supporting a sword's scabbard or the loop for carrying a club.
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Accordingly, the rebels scampered to different directions, leaving a bandoleer containing AK-47 ammunition, one anti-personnel mine, 100-meter detonation wire; Motorola HH radio, and other belongings.
"The firefight lasted for about thirty minutes after which the enemy scampered to different directions leaving one dead NPA, one M16 Armalite rifle, three long magazines for M16 rifle, fifty-six rounds of 5.56mm ammunition, one anti-personnel mine (APM), one blasting cap, five meters electrical wire, one backpack, one bandoleer and five meters utility rope," Capt.
Great examples of Winnebago bandoleer bags can be seen in photos from all over Indian Country.
Recovered from the house of the Franciscos were an M4 Bushmaster, three short magazines for M16, a bandoleer, 90 pieces of ammunition for M16, two grenade launchers, three live ammunition for M203 grenade launcher and 20 empty cartridges for M16
Rifle Bandoleer. Carrying six 30-round magazines (three in the front, three in the back), the bandoleer goes over either shoulder holding the magazines for either a right--or left-handed shooter.
Recovered from the NPA were an M-16 rifle, a Kenwood handheld radio, a bandoleer, documents of high intelligence value, food and personal belonging.
The Terminator bandoleer shoulder holster is built from waterproof suede and leather, and the thick foam-padded bandolier strap takes the weight of S&W's .500 very comfortably.
Thanks for the article in PS 637 (Dec 05) about removing the white slip stitching at the bottom of the M16 rifle or M4/M4A1 carbine's bandoleer to turn it into a carrier for eight magazines.