24-FOOT DIAMETER TROOP CHEST RESERVE (T-10R) PARACHUTE AND THE MIRPS
ASSEMBLING THE T-10R AND THE MIRPS PARACHUTE
THIS TASK COVERS:
Cord, Nylon, Type III (Item 10, WP 0057 00)
Thread, Cotton, Ticket No. 8/7 (Item 37, WP 0057 00)
Webbing, Textile, Cotton, 80-lb. (Item 47, WP 0057 00)
92R (10) Parachute Rigger
Parachute canopy and pilot chute in
proper layout on table or other suitable
When the parachute is received from the supply activity, and before it is packed for use, it must receive a
100% Technical Rigger Inspection (TRI) prior to assembly. In the process of assembling any component,
if it is found to be defective, the parachute must be processed for repair.
ASSEMBLING THE T-10R
Bridle Line. Install bridle line between the parachute canopy and the pilot chute as follows:
1. Attach the bridle line to the parachute canopy by passing looped end of the line through the apex
lines and tying a bowline knot in the line.
Attach the free end of the bridle line to the connector loop of the pilot chute with a bowline knot, and
secure the knot by tying an overhand knot in the end of the line and pulling it snug against the
bowline knot (see illustration on next page).