TM 10-1670-272-23&P 0023 00
MC1-1B/MC1-1E TROOP BACK PARACHUTE ASSEMBLY
THIS TASK COVERS:
Knife (Item 13, WP 0044 00)
Knife, Hot Metal (Item 14, WP 0044 00)
Sewing Machine, Light-Duty (Table 1, WP 0012 00)
Sewing Machine, Medium-Duty, Zig-Zag
(Table 1, WP 0012 00)
Shears (Item 28, WP 0044 00)
Thread, Nylon (Item 53/56, WP 0057 00)
Webbing, Nylon, Type I, 9/16-IN. (Item 67,
WP 0057 00)
92R(10) Parachute Rigger
Unpacked. Laid flat on repair table.
Group No. 01, MAC (WP 0047 00)
Stitch and restitch with nylon thread, that is the same size and contrasting in color to the original stitching,
whenever possible. Lock all stitching by back stitching at least ½-inch. Restitch over the original stitch
Replace as follows:
1. Cut a 5-inch length of 9/16-inch-wide, type I, nylon webbing. Fold the webbing in half, cut the free ends
on a 45-degree bias; sear the ends.
2. Position the canopy on the repair table, with the V-portion of the damaged tab up.