2-18. JUMP PACK, DRAGON MISSILE.
This task covers:
Knife, Item 1, Section III, Appendix B
Shears, Item 2, Section III, Appendix B
Felt, 1/4 inch, Item 12, Appendix D
Marker, felt tip, Item 18, Appendix D
Tape, fastener hook, Item 25, Appendix D
Tape, fastener pile, Item 27, Appendix D
Thread, nylon, size 3, Item 35, Appendix D
Thread, nylon, size E, Item 36, Appendix D
General Safety Requirements:
Read, understand, and follow all warnings, cautions, and notes.
The Dragon Missile Pack should be clean and dry. Place the pack to be repaired on worktable.
Perform a before and after repair rigger/technical inspection of the lowering line as outlined in paragraph 2-14.
The cotton or nylon duck fabric of the pack may be restitched, darned, patched and plugged.
a. Restitching. Restitch the pack fabric (1) directly over old stitching using size 3 thread, 4 to 6 stitches per inch,
and an HD sewing machine. Lock stitching at least 1/2 inch.