TM 10-1670-277-23&P 0032 00
28-FOOT DIAMETER CARGO EXTRACTION PARACHUTE
ADAPTER WEB SHORT BUFFER
0032 00-1/(2 Blank)
THIS TASK COVERS:
Knife (Item 5, WP 0056 00)
Pot, Melting, Electric (Item 13, WP 0056 00)
Sewing Machine, Heavy-Duty (Item 20, WP 0056 00)
Shears (Item 24, WP 0056 00)
Beeswax, Technical (Item 2, WP 0065 00)
Thread, Nylon, Size 6 (Item 28/29, WP 0065 00)
Wax, Paraffin, Technical (Item 34, WP 0065 00)
Webbing, Cotton, Type VIII, 1¾-IN. (Item 36, WP 0065 00)
Cleaned (WP 0008 00).
Inspected (WP 0009 00).
Laid out on work table.
WP 0012 00
92R (10) Parachute Rigger
Stitch and restitch with size 6 nylon thread, that matches the color of the original stitching, when possible.
Lock all straight stitching by backstitching at least ½-inch. Restitch by overstitching each end of the stitch
formation by ½-inch. Restitch directly over the original stitching; follow the original stitch pattern as closely as
possible. Stitch according to WP 0012 00 and Table 2, WP 0012 00, SEWING PROCEDURES.
Replace a damaged short buffer by fabricating as follows:
1. Remove an original buffer from a small attaching loop by cutting the stitching securing the buffer within
2. Cut a 6-inch length of 13/4-inch wide, type VIII cotton webbing and wax the ends.
3. Double the webbing length and allow one end to overlap the opposite end by ½-inch.
4. Place the doubled webbing length in the original attaching loop according to original installation details.
Secure the buffer in the loop by stitching according to original construction details, using a heavy-duty
sewing machine, 4 to 6 stitches per inch with size 6 nylon thread.
END OF WORK PACKAGE