On the 3-inch length, fold ends under ½-inch and sew with a light-duty sewing
machine, type 301, and size E nylon thread, 7 to 11 stitches per inch. Backstitch
not less than 1/2-inch.
With raw edges inside, fold in half, lengthwise. Join folded fabric together using
¾-inch green nylon binding tape. Equal the excess length of binding tape on both
ends of the sleeve. Sew one (1) row with a light-duty sewing machine, type 301,
and size E nylon thread, 7 to 11 stitches per inch. Backstitch not less than 1/2-
On the AR2 power cable sleeve, make a mark 1-inch and 7 ½-inches from the
TOP end of the sleeve.
Prior to installing the AR2 power cable sleeve, the main and
reserve parachutes must be completely unpacked.
Position harness/container assembly on work surface with pack tray facing down
and AR2 padded pocket at the bottom right.
Stitch AR2 power cable sleeve to harness/container assembly seam that secures
the reserve compartment side panel and top to back panel as follows:
Ensure reserve container flap is clear of sewing area.