ARMY TM 10-1670-279-23&P
AIR FORCE T.O. 13C5-27-2
NAVY NAVAIR 13-1-28
Gore Section (cont).
Using 3.5-ounce nylon cloth, mark and cut a patch 2 1/2 inches wider and longer than inside
measurements of prepared hole. Ensure patch material is marked and cut along warp or filling of fabric.
Center patch material over prepared hole and ensure warp or filling of patch material matches warp or
filling of fabric being patched. Pin patch material in position.
Make 1/2-inch foldunder on each edge of patch material and baste patch to prepared area. Basting will be
performed using procedures in para. 2-18a.
Remove pushpins securing item to the repair table and secure patch by stitching, using a light duty sewing
machine and size E nylon thread and applicable details in figure 2-38. Make first row of stitching
completely around patch. Invert canopy and make a second row of stitching around prepared hole.
Stitching will be 7 to 11 stitches per inch.
Replace items removed for miscellaneous patch, as required, in accordance with applicable item
(4) Restenciling. As required, restencil identification markings using procedures in para. 2-20.