TM 10-1670-277-23&P 0045 00
28-FOOT DIAMETER CARGO EXTRACTION PARACHUTE
DEPLOYMENT BAG STOWAGE FLAP EDGE REINFORCEMENT
0045 00-1/(2 Blank)
THIS TASK COVERS:
Knife (Item 5, WP 0056 00)
Knife, Hot Metal (Item 6, WP 0056 00)
Sewing Machine, Medium-Duty (Item 22, WP 0056 00)
Shears (Item 24, WP 0056 00)
Yardstick (Item 26, WP 0056 00)
Thread, Nylon, Size FF (Item 32/33, WP 0065 00)
Webbing, Nylon, Type IV, 1-IN., OD (Item 41, WP 0065 00)
92R (10) Parachute Rigger
Cleaned (WP 0008 00).
Inspected (WP 0009 00).
Laid out on work table.
WP 0012 00, WP 0013 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 a stowage flap edge reinforcement (an unlimited number of times) as follows.
a. Cut a length of 1-inch wide, type IV nylon webbing long enough to extend 2¾-inches beyond each
side of damaged area; sear ends according to WP 0013 00, SEARING AND WAXING.
b. Center webbing length lengthwise over damaged area including edge binding, and secure the splice
by stitching a box-stitch formation, 1/8-inch in from each edge, along full length of splice material.
Stitching will be made with medium-duty sewing machine, 7 to 11 stitches per inch with size FF nylon
END OF WORK PACKAGE