(4) Adjusting strap.
(a) Replace a damaged adjusting strap (1) with a 25-1/2 inch length of 1-inch Type III cotton webbing as
(b) Cut stitching, and remove damaged strap.
(c) Install an end clip (2) at one end of replacement webbing. If end clip is not available dip end of webbing
in wax to a depth of 2 inches. Fold other end of webbing under, 1/2 inch
(d) Position webbing on weapons case as in original construction, and sew a 2-inch 3-point WW stitch
formation (3). Overstitch end of webbing 1/8 of an inch. Use size 5 thread, 5 to 8 stitches per inch and a type VHD