2-26. Container, Side Mounted
This task covers: a. Inspect
Knife, Item 1, Section III, Appendix B
Shears, Item 2, Section III, Appendix B
Thread, nylon, size 3, Item 35, Appendix D
Thread, nylon, size 5, Item 38, Appendix D
Thread, nylon, size FF, Item 37, Appendix D
Webbing, nylon, Type VIII, Item 45, Appendix D
Webbing, nylon, Type VII, Item 49, Appendix D
General Safety Requirements:
Read, understand and follow all warnings, cautions and notes.
The container should be clean and dry. Place the container on a work table.
Perform a before and after repair rigger/technical inspection of the Release Assembly as outlined in paragraph 2-14.
The nylon duck material of the container body may be restitched, darned, and patched. The polyester felt material may
be restitched and plugged as described below.
a. Restitching. Restitch the container fabric directly over old stitching using stitching specifications outlined in the
appropriate repair procedures. Lock stitching at least 1/2 inch.