ARMY TM 10-1670-271-23&P
AIR FORCE TO 14D1-2-464-2
MARINE CORPS TM 01136B-23&P/1
2-34. Pack Tray (CONT).
(e) Insert the 5-inch webbing length under the 16 1/4-inch webbing length and pass the webbing
length around the adapter center bar to form a buffer. Extend the bottom end of the buffer
webbing 1/4 Inch beyond the top end.
(f) Hand-tack the buffer tightly to the adjuster panel webbing with two turns of doubled ticket No.
6 waxed nylon thread. Secure the tacking thread ends on the bottom side of the adjuster
panel webbing with a square knot and trim tacking thread ends to 1/4 inch.
(g) Beginning at a point 1-3/4 inches back from where the panel webbing passes around the
adapter center bar, spread the webbing loose ends to form a 3-1/2-inch width as shown in
figure 2-133. Secure the formed panel webbing by stitching, using a light duty sewing
machine, size E nylon thread and 7 to 11 stitches per inch.
(h) Position the fabricated adjuster panel in the original location on the pack tray and secure the
panel to the pack tray main panel using a heavy duty sewing machine, size 3 nylon thread;
and 5 to 8 stitches per inch.
(8) Waistband extension. Refer to TM 10-1670-213-23.