Figure 2-4. Tightening Harness Back Straps, Typical.
harness. Draw the leg straps tight by pulling in a
Insure the leg straps are drawn snug to
(7) Connect the chest strap fastener to the
prevent personal injury to the groin area
of the body during parachute opening.
(8) If applicable, reach behind each side of
(6) Connect each leg strap fastener to the
the body, grasp each diagonal back strap loose end and
respective ring on each side of the lower part 2-4 of the
exert a downward pull to tighten the back straps (fig. 2-4).