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c. Secure each end and the middle of the suspension line wrap with one turn single ticket No. 8/4,
orange cotton thread.
d. Secure each thread end with a surgeons knot and locking knot. Ensure the suspension lines are not
inadvertently secured to the center loop strap on top of the deployment bag.
e. Trim tie ends to 2-inches.
If the suspension line protector flap is damaged, it may be removed from
the deployment bag. Remove by cutting the flap material as close to the
deployment bag body as possible.
16. Tacking the suspension line protector flap.
a. Extend the deployment bag suspension line protector flap over the locking stows.
b. Secure each lower outside corner of the suspension line protector flap to the deployment bag by hand
tacking using one turn single, orange cotton thread ticket No. 8/4 at each tacking point.
c. Pass the tacking needle through the deployment bag outside edge of the reinforcement strap and the
protective flap edge reinforcement.