TM 10-1670-280-23&P 0044 00
Align marks on new line with lateral bands, and sew new line to canopy at all attaching points in
accordance with the illustration below, using a medium-duty zig-zag sewing machine and size E
nylon thread, 7 to 11 stitches per inch. On canopies that have a pucker in the radial seams, make
certain the radial seam is still correctly puckered after all sewing is completed.
To provide one-inch pucker at lower lateral band, move mark from
bottom of lower lateral band to top edge of lower lateral band. Smooth
out canopy material and mark material 11-inches above bottom edge of
lower lateral end and sew down toward lower lateral band for 3-inches.
Move mark from upper edge of lower lateral band to bottom edge and
sew in as shown in the illustration on the previous page. Repeat
procedure on opposite side of canopy and then complete sewing of the
aa. Reposition items removed in step a., above, and sew in place according to original construction.
bb. Cut away remaining end of old line from link assembly, noting position of line on link.
cc. Pass end of new line through link assembly in space left by old line, and fold end back over link.
dd. Align mark on line inside edge of link assembly and tie line to link in accordance with the illustration
ee. Sew line and free end together in accordance with the illustration below.