2. Horizontal back-strap. Replace as follows:
a. Remove the damaged strap from the harness assembly.
b. Cut an 84-inch length of type XIII, nylon webbing; sear the ends.
c. Slip an elastic retainer webbing over each end of the strap.
d. Pass one end of the webbing through one strap adjuster, through the back-strap loops, and
through the other strap adjuster.
e. Roll each webbing end to form five plies. Use a heavy-duty sewing machine, size 6, nylon thread
and 5 to 8 stitches per inch; sew a box formation on the rolled webbing.
Restencil, on the horizontal back-strap, the data that was on the removed horizontal back-strap:
the date of harness manufacture, the date placed into service, or any other pertinent data.
3. Canopy release pad. Replace as follows: