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h. Position a new horizontal back-strap retainer as shown in the illustration detailed below. Sew the
retainer in place using a heavy-duty sewing machine, size 3, nylon thread, 5 to 8 stitches per inch,
and a box-X-stitch formation.
4. Pack closing loop. Replace as follows:
a. Cut the damaged loop at the first row of stitching securing the loop to the pack tray.