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c. Bind the 57/8-inch edges with ¾-inch, type III, cotton tape; turn-under ends of the tape ½-inch.
Using a light-duty sewing machine, size E, nylon thread, and 7 to 11 stitches per inch, stitch the
binding tape with two rows of stitches.
d. Position the prepared locking stow loop hooked in the same place as the one removed. Stitch the
hood in place using a light-duty sewing machine, size E, nylon thread, 7 to 11 stitches per inch in
two box-X formations. The finished hood should not exceed 3-inches in width.