MC-6 PERSONNEL PARACHUTE SYSTEM
MAIN PACK TRAY STIFFENER GROMMETS
Sewing Machine, Medium Duty (Item 59, WP
92R (10) Parachute Rigger
Die Set, Spur Grommet, No. 0, Stainless Steel
Grommet, Rolled Rim/Spur Washer, 305
Lay out on packing table or other suitable area.
1. Remove burrs, rough spots, rust, or corrosion from an installed grommet by buffing with crocus cloth.
2. Reseat a loose grommet using procedures described below.
Replace Grommet and Stiffener
If grommet needs to be replaced the stiffener must also be replaced.
1. Remove original grommet as follows:
Using the diagonal pliers, lift edge of original washer at one point.
Reinforcement is allowed only on the main pack tray.
Grip lifted washer edge with diagonal pliers and roll washer edge back to lift washer from original
grommet. Remove original grommet from material.