TM 10-1670-277-23&P 0043 00
28-FOOT DIAMETER CARGO EXTRACTION PARACHUTE
DEPLOYMENT BAG STOWAGE FLAP EDGE BINDING
0043 00-1/(2 Blank)
THIS TASK COVERS:
Aid, Splicing (Item 1, WP 0056 00)
Knife (Item 5, WP 0056 00)
Sewing Machine, Medium-Duty (Item 22, WP 0056 00)
Shears (Item 24, WP 0056 00)
Yardstick (Item 26, WP 0056 00)
Tape, Nylon, Type III, ¾-IN., OD (Item 20, WP 0065 00)
Thread, Nylon, Size FF (Item 32/33, WP 0065 00)
92R (10) Parachute Rigger
Cleaned (WP 0008 00).
Inspected (WP 0009 00).
Laid out on work table.
WP 0012 00
1. Stitching. Stitch and restitch with size FF 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, following the original stitch
pattern as closely as possible. Stitch according to WP 0012 00 and Table 2, WP 0012 00, SEWING
2. Splicing. Splice an edge binding (an unlimited number of times) as follows:
a. Cut a length of ¾-inch wide nylon tape 2-inches longer than damaged area.
b. Make a ½-inch foldunder on each end of tape length.
c. Center and fold tape lengthwise over edge of the damaged area. Secure splice by stitching a
boxstitch formation, 1/16-inch in from each edge, along full length of splice material.
END OF WORK PACKAGE