(9) Securing strap running ends (1). Replace damaged running end of side securing strap (2) or end securing
strap as follows:
(a) Remove damaged end by cutting strap along edge of harness.
(b) Cut a length of webbing equal to length of end removed plus distance from edge of harness to leading
edge (3) of second perpendicular web.
(c) Sear exposed ends of nylon webbing smooth and even.
(d) Position webbing on harness, with straight end extending to leading edge of second perpendicular web.
Sew webbing to harness using size 3 thread, 5 to 8 stitches per inch and a type HD sewing machine.