MC1-1C/MC1-1D TROOP BACK PARACHUTE ASSEMBLY
ASSEMBLING THE MC1-1C/MC1-1D TROOP BACK PARACHUTE ASSEMBLY
THIS TASK COVERS:
Tape, Adhesive, Pressure Sensitive, Blue
(Item 37, WP 0055 00)
92R (10) Parachute Rigger
Parachute canopy in proper layout on packing
table or other suitable surface.
Assembling the MC1-1C/MC1-1D Parachute. When the parachute is received from the supply
activity, and before it is packed for use, the components must be assembled. This must be
accomplished during the layout of the parachute (WP 0011 00). If, in assembling components, any
component is found to be defective, the parachute must be processed for repair. Place the
components on a packing table and obtain proper layout of the canopy assembly; then assemble
components as follows:
1. MC1-1C/MC1-1D Harness. Attach the harness to the pack tray as follows:
a. Place the pack tray on the table, with back strap retainers and keepers up, and with the end
flap containing the static line slack retainer toward the apex end of the table.
b. Attach the harness to the pack tray as illustrated in the figure below, by threading each of the
pack tray diagonal back-strap-retainers through the harness diagonal back-strap-channels
(for the required size), and under the back-strap keepers.