2. Install AR2 Power Cable Assembly, Reserve as follows:
a. Place container on work surface with pack tray facing down and AR2 pocket at the bottom right.
Periodic maintenance of the power cable assembly is required to
insure proper operation. As a guide, follow the interval periods
contained in TM 10-1670-305-23&P, WP 0018 00. If required,
removal, disassembly, cleaning, inspection and assembly
instructions are also contained in TM 10-1670-305-23&P, WP 0019
b. Clean exterior of power housing by wiping with a clean, lint-free cloth moistened with anhydrous
c. Clean all metal parts (except power housing) by washing in anhydrous isopropyl alcohol and dry
d. Visually inspect all components for wear or damage.
e. Discard worn or damaged parts.
Visually inspect entire power cable for fraying of cable or broken strands of wire. Discard if worn
g. Route the AR2 power cable through the lower open end of the AR2 power cable sleeve located
above the AR2 padded pocket.
h. Continue routing the AR2 power cable from bottom of AR2 power cable sleeve to top of AR2
power cable sleeve opening. Route AR2 power cable between the reserve parachute top flap
and the reserve ripcord pin protector flap.
Secure the end of the AR2 power cable to the reserve base plate assembly, using the clamp,
screws and locking nuts.
Pack main and reserve parachute assemblies.
k. Conduct the Slack Checker Test (WP 0011 00) and Stroke Simulator Test (WP 0013 00).
INSTALLATION OF AR2 POWER CABLE ASSEMBLY, MAIN
1. Prepare the AR2 Power Cable Assembly, Main as follows:
The following Harness/Container modification procedures are
applicable for MC-4s or Harness/Containers (spare parts) that were
purchased prior to June 2002. All MC-4s and Harness/Containers
purchased after June 2002 have been manufactured with a modified
Automatic Activation Device (AAD) Junction Plate and an existing
hole above the left wing flap to accommodate the mounting of the
AR2 Power Cable, Main.