ARMY TM 10-1670-276-23&P
AIR FORCE T.O. 13C5-29-2
NAVY NAVAIR 13-1-29
2-34. Deployment Bag Main Strap (Side and Center) (cont).
Figure 2-64. Main Strap Splicing Details.
c Replacement. Replace a side or center main strap that Is damaged beyond repair by fabricating as follows
(1) Center main strap.
(a) Remove the attaching loop from the bag inside by cutting the stitching which secures the attaching loop
to the center main strap.
(b) Remove the suspension line protector flap by cutting the stitching which secures the flap to the bag body.
(c) Cut the stitching which secures the bag upper end reinforcement over the center main strap at two points
for a distance of 3 inches on each side of the strap.
(d) Remove the original center main strap by cutting the stitching which secures the strap to the bag main
(e) Cut a 53-inch length of 1 3/4-inch-wide, type VIII cotton webbing and wax the ends.