MC-6 PERSONNEL PARACHUTE SYSTEM
HARNESS RIGHT UPPER MAIN LIFT WEB
Sewing Machine, Light Duty (Item 56, WP 0097
92R (10) Parachute Rigger
Lay out on packing table or other suitable area
Thread, Nylon, Size E, Color OD (Item 51, WP
Thread, Nylon, Size 5, Type 1, Class A (Item 49,
Restitching. Restitch RIGHT upper main lift web using a medium duty sewing machine and size E nylon
thread that contrasts the color of the original stitching and material when possible. Restitch directly over
the original stitch pattern as closely as possible with 6 to 9 inches per inch. Lock each row of stitching 2
inches at each end.
1. Carefully remove stitching of the rolled back ends of the diagonal back strap (figure 1, item 1).
Remove the diagonal back strap from the diagonal back strap adjustment buckle (figure 1, item 2)
Figure 1. Replacing Harness Right Upper Main Lift Web.
2. Carefully remove the top row of stitching on the bottom diagonal guide (figure 2, item 1) where the
RIGHT upper main lift web (figure 2, item 3) is routed through (figure 2, item 1)the diagonal guide
(figure 2, item 1), this will allow for removal of the diagonal back strap (figure 2, item 2)