Apply a coating of adhesive (4) to the strap (2) and allow the cemented area to become tacky to the
Fold strap (2) in half and roll strap with hand roller (5).
Install buckles (6) and (7) on strap (2) and sew as required.
Install snap fasteners (8) IAW paragraph 5-11 or FM 10-16.
Sew the new strap (2) to the hood (3), making sure that the thread ends are stitched or cross-stitched.
Clean stitched area with isopropyl alcohol and abrasive strip.
Apply a cemented patch (9) on the inside of the hood (3) to cover the stitching. Apply a second, cemented
patch (9) to the outside of the hood (3) at the stitching.
Apply a light coat of powdered talc to both sides of the patched area to prevent them from adhering to
other portions of the hood.