2-24. RELEASE ASSEMBLY
This task covers:
Knife, Item 1, Section III, Appendix B
Shears, Item 2, Section III, Appendix B
Tape, nylon, Item 34, Appendix D
Thread, nylon, size E, Item 36, Appendix D
Thread, nylon, size FF, Item 37, Appendix D
Cord, fibrous nylon, Item 9, Appendix D
General Safety Requirements:
Read, understand and follow all warnings, cautions and notes.
The Release Assembly should be clean and dry. Place the assembly on a work table.
Perform a before and after repair rigger/technical inspection of the Release Assembly as outlined in paragraph 2-14.
The webbing on the release assembly may be restitched or darned. Splicing is not authorized. Restitch loose, broken, or
defective stitching according to original construction details using size FF thread, 7 to 9 stitches per inch and a type MD
sewing machine. Darn using size E thread and a type DN machine.