ARMY TM 10-1670-271-23&P
AIR FORCE TO 14D1-2-464-2
MARINE CORPS TM 01136B-23&P/1
This task covers:
Knife, Item 13, Appendix B
43E(10) Parachute Rigger
Sewing Machine, Light-Duty (Table 2-2)
Sewing Machine, Medium-Duty, Zig-Zag
Shears, Item 28, Appendix B
Unpacked, lying flat on repair table
Webbing, Nylon, Type I, 9/16-In.,
Group No 01, MAC, Appendix B,
Item 64, Appendix D
Thread, Nylon, Item 50151, Appendix D
a. Repair. Stitch and restitch with thread, nylon, same size and contrasting color to the original stitching,
when possible. Lock stitching.
b. Replacement. Replace as follows.
(1) Cut a 5-inch length of 9/16-inch-wide type I nylon webbing. Fold webbing in half, cut free ends on a
45-degree bias, and sear ends.
(2) Position canopy on repair table, with V-portion of damaged tab up (figure 2-89).
(3) Mark suspension line at point where it crosses lower edge of lower lateral band.
Figure 2-89. V-Tab Inside View With Stitching.