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v. Rigger check number 2.
2. Long fold.
a. Beginning with panel/section number 1, fold first six sections of right group of gores over radial seam
36 and fold left group over the right group.
b. Place packing weights on folded panel/sections to hold the folds in position. Ensure longfold does not
exceed width of deployment bag.
c. Rigger check number 3.
3. Attaching deployment bag retaining line. Attach and stow deployment bag retaining tie following the
procedures in WP 0004 00, ASSEMBLY OF THE 28-FOOT CARGO EXTRACTION PARACHUTE.
4. Stowing the canopy.
An assistant packer will be required to ensure proper stowing of canopy.
a. Wrap each suspension line connector link with two-inch wide, pressure sensitive adhesive cloth tape.
Start at a point one inch above the connector link and end one-inch below the connector link. Wrap
the tape twice around the entire length.
b. Before stowing the canopy, install rubber retainer bands at equal intervals along the suspension line
stowage flap stow loops. Release canopy from apex hook.