ARMY TM 10-1670-282-23&P
AIR FORCE T.O. 13CS-302
NAVY NAVAIR 13-1-33
2-35. Pack Edge Binding.
This task covers:
Knife, Item 5, Appendix B
Inspected (paragraph 2-9, 2-13)
Sewing Machine, Medium Duty, Item 20, Appendix B
Cleaned (paragraph 2-12)
Pot, Melting, Item 14, Appendix B
Laid out on work table
Yardstick, Item 25, Appendix B
Beeswax, Item 2, Appendix D
Thread, Nylon, Size E, Items 23124, Appendix D
Tape, Cotton, Type III, 3/4-Inch Wide, Item 20,
Restitching. Restitch broken or loose stitching, using a medium duty sewing machine with size E nylon
thread. Stitch over original pattern. Lock each row of stitches 2 Inches.
Splicing. Splice a flap edge as follows:
Two splices may be made on the edge binding of each flap on the G-14 cargo parachute pack.
Cut a length of type IlIl cotton tape long enough to extend 1 inch beyond damaged area, and wax ends.
Center the tape over the damaged area, secure splice with two rows of stitching the full length of the
splice according to original pattern (figure 2-61).