(3) Side Securing Straps (Running Ends). To replace these straps (1) proceed as follows:
a Cut strap (1) along stitching that secures strap to container (2).
b Cut a length of Type VIII nylon webbing equal to the length removed plus 3 1/2 inches.
c Turn under one end 1/2 inch (3), and position replacement strap 3 inches beyond the cut webbing
end (4) on the container (2). Stitch with 3 point WW pattern as shown using size FF thread, 7 to 9 stitches per inch and a
type MD sewing machine.