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Harness Rigger

Thread various hardware devices on the straps of the parachute harnesses.

What does a Harness Rigger do?

Threads breast shields, buckles, snaps, and other hardware devices on straps of parachute harness to position them for stitching into place: Clamps harness onto table with wire clamps. Slides canvas breast shield fitted with snap onto one harness strap and slides shield fitted with buckle ring onto other strap. Attaches pair of backstraps to harness and slides snap onto one strap and buckle ring onto other strap. Crosses backstraps and pulls them through buckles mounted on opposite harness straps. Places assembled harness in bin.