To OPEN latch

1) GENTLY push catch towards peg opening. When in position, latch should 'pop' open. (See Fig 1)

Fig 1  

To CLOSE latch

1) Ensure line is not over peg opening. Pull line towards top of head. (See Fig 2)

Fig 2  

2) GENTLY push peg into peg opening. You may need to 'coach' the peg through the opening. (See Fig 3) Do NOT force peg through. Damage to latch or head may happen as a result.

Fig 3  

To LOCK & LOAD hooks

Pull approx 1 to 1.5" of line out of tail. (See Fig 4)

Fig 4  

Take lead hook and run shank under rubber band. (See Fig 5)

Fig 5