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d. Position the webbing on the damaged area. Using a light-duty sewing machine, and size E, nylon
thread, sew the webbing in place with four continuous rows of stitching, 7 to 11 stitches per inch.
Overstitch the ends of the webbing by 2-inches.
e. Reposition the suspension lines, V-tabs, and pocket bands; sew in place according to the original
3. Stitching and Restitching. Stitch and restitch with size E, nylon thread that matches the color of the
original stitching, when possible. Lock all straight stitching by backstitching at least ½-inch. Restitch
directly over the original stitching. Follow the original stitch pattern as closely as possible.
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Lower Lateral Band