REPLACE - continued
Pass the top of the snap hook (figure 7, item 1) through the static line loop (figure 7, item 2).
Figure 7. Pass Top Of Snap Hook Through Static Line Loop.
d. Continue passing the snap hook (figure 8, item 1) through the static line loop (figure 8, item 2);
pull the excess static line back through the opening in the base of the snap hook until the loop is
past the snap hook opening.
e. Slide the loop down to the bottom of the snap hook until the static line is fully seated in the indent
on the side of the snap hook; form a taut girth hitch.
Figure 8. Form a Taut Girth Hitch.
Ensure there is no twists in the static line snap hook loop.
Before forming the girth hitch, the green ID marking thread on the static line and the USL
5-foot extension must be on top.
3. Attaching the USL 5-foot extension to the static line.
a. Attach the USL snap hook to the USL 5-foot extension as stated in step 2 above.