MC-6 PERSONNEL PARACHUTE SYSTEM
HARNESS SADDLE ASSEMBLY
Sewing Machine, Heavy Duty (Item 58, WP 0097
92R (10) Parachute Rigger
Sewing Machine, Medium Duty (Item 59, WP
Lay out on packing table or other suitable area.
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 two
inches at each end.
1. Carefully remove stitching of the rolled back ends of the diagonal back straps (figure 1, item 1).
Remove the diagonal back straps from the diagonal back strap adjustment buckle (figure 1, item 2).
Figure 1. Replacing the Saddle Assembly.