2-17. LINE, LOWERING.
This task covers:
Knife, Item 1, Section III, Appendix B
Shears, Item 2, Section III, Appendix B
Marker, Felt Tip, Item 18, Appendix D
Tape, fastener hook, Item 25, Appendix D
Tape, fastener pile, Item 27 Appendix D
Thread, nylon, size 5, Item 38, Appendix D
General Safety Requirements:
Read, understand, and follow all warnings, cautions, and notes.
Lowering line and attaching webbing detached from other equipment and placed on worktable. Lowering line must be
clean and dry.
Perform a before and after repair rigger/technical inspection of the lowering line as outlined in paragraph 2-14.
Splicing of the lowering line and attaching web is not authorized. Serious equipment damage
may occur due to failure of a spliced lowering line or attaching web.