TM 10-1670-272-23&P 0028 00
MC1-1B/MC1-1E TROOP BACK PARACHUTE ASSEMBLY
CONNECTOR LINK ASSEMBLY
THIS TASK COVERS:
File (Item 8, WP 0044 00)
Mallet, Rawhide (Item 17, WP 0044 00)
Screwdriver, Flat-tip (Item 26, WP 0044 00)
Separator, Connector Link (Item 27, WP 0044 00)
Cloth, Abrasive (Item 6, WP 0057 00)
92R(10) Parachute Rigger
Connector links laid out on table.
Group No. 01, MAC (WP 0047 00)
L-bar connector link assemblies are used on the MC1-1B/MC1-1E
personnel parachute. Quick-fit link assemblies are not to be used
on the MC1-1B/MC1-1E parachute.
Repair an L-bar connector link assembly as follows:
1. Cleaning. Remove burrs, rough spots, rust, or corrosion from a parachute connector link assembly by
either filing with a metal file or buffing with a crocus cloth.
2. Replacing a locking screw. Replace a damaged or missing locking screw on a parachute connector
link with a serviceable item from stock.
A parachute connector link assembly, regardless of type, that is damaged beyond repair, will be replaced
with a serviceable L-bar parachute connector link assembly from stock. Use the following procedures:
1. Using a suitable sized flat-tip (slotted-head) screwdriver, remove the two locking screws from the ends
of a replacement L-bar parachute connector link assembly and disassemble the link.