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c. Stow the standard static line (with standard 5-foot static line extension attached) in accordance
with the STOWING THE USL 20-FOOT STATIC LINE CONFIGURATION procedures detailed
ATTACHING USL IN 20-FOOT AND 15-FOOT CONFIGURATION
1. Attaching the USL 5-foot extension to the USL 15-foot configuration.
a. Take the parachute off, or perform the task while the jumper is wearing the parachute.
b. Unstow the static line.
c. Remove the snap hook from the 15-foot static line:
(1) Remove the snap hook by grasping the sewn portion of the static line, just below the snap
(2) Push the static line towards the snap hook, this will allow you to loosen the girth hitch. Once
you loosened the girth hitch, push the 3½ -inch loop up the sides of the snap hook. Then
push the static line from the bottom to the top so that you can pass the 3½-inch loop over the
top of the snap hook.
(3) Pull the static line back through the opening in the base of the snap hook.
d. Attach the snap hook to the 5-foot static line: