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e. Insert the ¼-inch screw with serrated lock-washer through the hole on the bottom of the bracket, into
the threaded hole in the bottom end of the cutter and tighten the screw finger tight.
A four-line check for proper layout shall be performed before applying
Rigger check number 1.
5. Applying tension. Attach the nylon webbing strap routed through the connector links to a tension device
and apply tension.
A tension jack, chain hoist, power winch, or a vehicle may be used as a
tension device when applying tension to the parachute.
6. Folding the gores and reefing the canopy. Fold the canopy gores into two groups of 60 gores each and
thread the reefing line through the canopy reefing rings as follows: