Replace damaged lines and footstops with nylon cord lines of the same length. Refer to FM 10-16
d. Eave Lines.
End whip or eye splice eave lines. Refer to FM 10-16.
e. Tent Slips.
Remove sharp edges from tent slips with sandpaper.
(1) Use 15-inch (38.100-cm) length of 3/4-inch (1.900-cm) pipe to straighten bent pole spindles.
(2) Tighten nuts on ridge pole connectors with 8 inch adjustable wrench when they become loose.
(3) Straighten bent ferrules with a hammer.