ARMY TM 10-1670-275-23&P
AIR FORCE TO 13C5-25-2
NAVY NAVAIR 13-1-26
2-40. Static Line.
This task covers:
Sewing Machine, Industrial, Zig Zag
43E(10) Parachute Rigger
Inspected (paragraph 2-9)
Tape, Pressure Sensitive, Item 26,
Cleaned (paragraph 2-11)
Laid out on work table
Thread, Nylon, Size E, Item 29/30,
Webbing, Nylon, Tubular, 3/4-inch,
Item 40, Appendix D
Group 03, MAC, Section II, Appendix B
(1) Stitching. Stitch and restitch with size E nylon thread which matches the color of the original
stitching, when possible. Lock all straight stitching by backstitching at least 1/2 inch. Restitch by overstitching
each end of the stitch formation by 1/2 inch. Restitch directly over the original stitching, following the original
stitch pattern as closely as possible.
(2) Marking and Restenciling. As required, restencil identification marks using the procedures in
(3) Retaping. As required, retape riser clevis attaching loop located on one end of static line length as
(a) Remove the remains of the original tape from the riser clevis attaching loop.
(b) Using a 2 1/2-inch length of 1-inch wide, pressure-sensitive tape, serve riser clevis attaching
loop with one and a half turns (figure 2-81).