Elastic webbing used to hold harness
straps in place.
disc which is placed under the pilot
KILL-LINE COLLAPSIBLE BRIDLE
A main pilot chute bridle configuration
whereby the pilot chute is
collapsed by use of a retractable
centerline after it has deployed the
KNOT, CLOVE HITCH
type of knot used for attaching the
suspension lines of a parachute to the
KNOT, OVER HAND
knot tied in each running end of a
piece of cord above a square knot or
surgeon’s knot to prevent the ends
from slipping back through the knot.
KNOT, SQUARE A strong
knot for joining two cords or lines,
which does not slip or loosen easily.
KNOT, SURGEONíS A type
of knot commonly used for tying
nylon threads or cords in place of a
square knot to prevent mis-tying.