(4) Side Securing Straps (running ends). Replace damaged running end of side securing strap as follows:
(a) Cut strap (1) along stitching that secures strap to pack (2).
(b) Cut a length of Type VIII nylon webbing equal to the length removed plus 3 1/2 inches. Sear ends.
(c) Turn under one end 1/2 inch, and position replacement strap 3 inches beyond the cut webbing (3) end on
the pack. Stitch with 3 point WW pattern as shown using size 3 thread, 6 to 8 stitches per inch and a type HD sewing