5-14. M3 TAP COVERALLS. (CONT)
Obtain a strap (2) from salvage, or fabricate one as follows:
Measure an undamaged strap (2) (to include folds and turn-unders) and cut a length from the webbing
bulk stock or salvaged material ( also see Appendix G, List of Manufactured Items).
Install new buckle (3) on the strap and sew where required.
Position strap (2) on coveralls and sew.
Cement a patch (4) over the stitching on inside of coveralls and allow to set.
Apply adhesive (5) over the patched area and allow it to become tacky.
Sprinkle powdered talc (6) on adhesive to prevent adhesion to other parts of the garment.