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e. Slide the loop down to the bottom of the snap hook until the static line is fully seated in the indent
on the side of the snap hook; form a taut girth-hitch.
Ensure there are no twists in the static line snap hook loop.
Before forming the girth-hitch, the green ID marking thread on the
15-foot static line and the 5-foot extension (for 20-foot configuration)
must be on top.
3. Attaching the USL 5-foot extension to the USL 15-foot USL configuration.
a. Attach the USL snap hook to the 5-foot extension as stated in paragraph 2, above.
b. Pass the 3½-inch loop, on the 15-foot static line, through the 2-inch buffer loop, on the static line
extension (for the 20-foot configuration).