The chest rig is known as “TAS- CSA IV” – TAS Chest System Assaulter IV, “IV” means 4 pouches for store the rifle magazines. Back Pack, BPS – Back Pocket System. According to the introduction by the TAS, during the “Operation ENDURING FREEDOM”, the ODA Team members are scare in the gear supplying, so some of the team members placed an custom order to the gear manufacturer for themselves, this chest system is produced as the ODA’s members’ requirement.
(Description copied from archived official webstore.)
“We can custom build you a sewn system”
Available with a wide range of options from customizing the location of the flashlight pouch to adding a magazine, grenade, or radio pouches. This system is the full embodiment of the shooter’s preference philosophy. These systems are custom built to meet your tactical needs. Our Chest Systems are made entirely of 1000 Denier Cordura®, uses ITW Nexus® plastic hardware, Mil-Spec Velcro®, Mil-Spec webbing and heavy duty snaps. All pockets and pouches have drain holes.
This is the CSA platform. It has three pockets good for holding miscellaneous items such as maps or VS-17 panels. All CSA platforms are made to accept the MPH – Map Pocket Holster (Sold Separately). All of our pouches will mount to the CSA. It comes with a fully adjustable four point release H-Harness and Waist Belt. This platform is more suited for assault work. Please specify color when ordering.
|Brand||Tactical Assault Systems|
|Item Name||Chest System Assaulter VI (TAS-CSA VI)|
|Reference Link||http://www.tacticalassaultsystems.com/Products/Chest%20Systems/Chest%20Systems.htm (outdated)