Originally Posted by Cannibal
You could try just letting the hip belt form around your legs, in other words put your legs where your back sits on the pack. I don't have that problem with my ULA packs, but I know the hipbelt comes out and goes back in very easily; just a velcro strip and a couple of straps holding it. Might see how much of a PITA that is on your pack. Never know, it might be really easy.
That sounds worth a try. The belt with my legs through it might even automaticaly hold it in place.