ARMY TM 10-1670-271-23&P
AIR FORCE TO 14D1-2-464-2
MARINE CORPS TM 01136B-23&P/1
exceeds the capability of that activity will require the affected item to be evacuated to an intermediate
maintenance function for further determination of economic repair and repair accomplishment, if applicable.
Parachutes which are deemed unserviceable by a packing or rigging activity will be
rigger-rolled (see paragraph 2-38) prior to being sent to a repair activity.
Table 2-1. Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS).
B - Before
D - During
A - After
Item to be
Verify that assembly Is complete, no components missing
Check for proper assembly, foreign material, mildew or
stains, and log record book.
Canopy Assembly Fabric. Inspect for rips, burns, holes,
tears, dampness, debris, frays, broken or loose stitching, and
marred and Illegible marks.
Bridle Loop. Inspect for cuts, breaks, frays, burns, and
Improper installation, loose or broken stitching.
Apex Line. Inspect for burns, cuts, thin cords, breaks, loose
or broken stitching on lateral band or radial seam.
Upper Lateral Band. Inspect the upper lateral band for holes,
cuts, frays, tears, burns, and loose or broken stitching.
Gore Sections. Inspect the gore sections for dampness, dirt,
foreign material, holes, cuts, snags, tears, frays, burns, loose
or broken stitching, and marred or illegible markings.
Informational Data Block. Inspect for Illegibility of data.
Radial Seams. Inspect for loose and broken stitching, holes
Radial Tapes. Inspect for loose or broken stitching, holes,
tears, lack of freedom within radial seam.