MC-6 PERSONNEL PARACHUTE SYSTEM
RESERVE HOOK AND PILE FASTENER TAPE
Sewing Machine, Light Duty (Item 56, WP 0097
92R (10) Parachute Rigger
Fastener Tape, Hook, 1-1/2-inch wide, Type II,
Lay out on packing table or other suitable area.
Fastener Tape, Pile, 1-1/2-inch wide, Type II,
Restitching. Restitch hook and pile fastener using a light 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 7 to 11 stitches per inch. Lock each row of stitching 1/2-
inch if possible at each end.
Replace Hook and Pile
Damaged hook and pile tapes must be replaced in complete lengths.
1. Carefully remove damaged hook and pile. Remove or lay aside items that may interfere with the
2. Measure the damaged material. Cut new material with the same type and width material.
3. Sew in place with a light-duty sewing machine, size E nylon thread and 7 to 11 stitches per inch using
original stitch pattern.
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