Esstac 762 KYWI (pronounced "kiwi")
Don't Like bungee topped magazine pouches? Prefer an open topped pouch
for rapid magazine changes? Then these new user-installed Kydex upgrades
for the Esstac Wedge magazine pouches and Boar series chest rigs are for you.
The Esstac KYWI (Kydex Wedge Insert) allows you to have the option of swapping out all your existing Esstac bungee retention inserts with a quick open topped friction retention design, or swap out just a few for quicker access while leaving the
rest of the mags with the added security of the bungee topped inserts.
Magazines in the Kydex have enough compression against them to hold the
magazines in place even when the pouch is upside down yet with a quick
pull on the magazine they release for speedy deployment.
The spring loaded nature of these Kydex inserts keep the mouth of the
Magazine pocket fully open for ease of magazine reinsertion yet hold the
mags tight under compression. The apex of the KYWI that
contacts the magazine sits above the Mag catch bump when the magazine
is in place, so the mags "click" into place.
These will work with all Boar series chest rigs and Wedge pouches in 7.62.
They are compatible with M14, FAL, SR-25, DPMS, Pmag magazines. Steel magazines may need sharp edges chamfered to alleviate
excessive wear to the Kydex.
How to Install:
Adjusting the KYWI for different magazine heights