ARMY TM 10-1670-279-23&P
AIR FORCE T.O. 13C5-27-2
NAVY NAVAIR 13-1-28
Figure 2-53. Fabricating Grommet Reinforcement.
Replace. Proceed as follows:
(1) Remove original grommet as follows:
(a) Using a suitable type tool, lift edge of original washer at one point.
(b) Grip lifted washer edge with lineman pliers and roll washer edge back to lift washer
from original grommet. Remove original grommet from material.
(2) Grommet installation by hand-held method (figure 2-54).
(a) Insert barrel of replacement grommet through accommodating hole in material and
ensure grommet flange is located on same side of material as original grommet.
(b) Position grommet on die with barrel facing up and place the washer over grommet
When installing a flat grommet by the hand-held method, ensure the grommet
barrel and washer are alined to preclude off-center setting of the grommet.