ARMY TM 10-1670-275-23&P
AIR FORCE TO 13C5-25-2
NAVY NAVAIR 13-1-26
(c) Cut damaged area fabric along lines made in (b) above. Further cut fabric diagonally at each
corner to allow a 1/2-inch foldback In raw edges.
(d) Make a 1/2-inch foldback on each raw edge. Pin and baste each foldback to complete
prepared hole. Basting will be performed using procedures in paragraph 2-17a.
(e) Using sateen cloth, mark and cut a patch 2-1/2 inches wider and longer than inside
measurements of the prepared hole. Insure that patch material is marked and cut along the
warp or filling of fabric
(f) Center patch material over prepared hole and insure the warp or filling of patch material
matches warp or filling of fabric being patched. Pin patch material in position
(g) Make a 1/2-inch fold under on each edge of patch material and baste patch to prepared area.
Basting will be performed using procedures In paragraph 2-17.
(h) Remove pushpins securing the item to repair table and secure the patch by stitching, using
applicable details In figure 2-80 and stitching specifics outlined in table 2-3. Make first row of
stitching completely around patch. Turn deployment bag inside out and make a second row
of stitching around prepared hole. Stitching will be performed in accordance with paragraph
(4) Restenciling. As required, restencil identification markings using procedures in paragraph 2-19.
b. Replacement. Replace an unrepairable deployment bag with a serviceable item from stock.