GUE Backmount Harness

GUE Backmount Harness

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Overview

In this project I cover the GUE Backoumnt Harness and accompaning wing that I’m building for my upcoming GUE Fundamentals course.

  • Start: April 12, 2019
  • End: June 17, 2019

Materials

  • Quick-Release Buckle x11
  • 2in Nylon Webbing 12ft x12
  • 1.5in Nylon Webbing 57in x12
  • D-Ring w/Bend x33
  • Metal Serrated Belt Slide x74
  • D-Ring Standard Guage x25
  • Hogarthian EPDM Loop for 2” Webbing x66
  • Metal Belt Slide x27
  • 4lb Trim Weight Pocket x28
  • 3/16in Surgical Tubing 11in x19
  • Plastic Belt Slides x210
  • Scissors
  • Butane Lighter
  • Wilton Fondant 9in Rolling Pin11
  • 1in Wide Nylon Strap12

Process

I used the DGX Ultimate Hogarthian Harness13, Halcyon Secure Harness14 and GUE's Equipment Configuration Guide15 to determine the necessary components and to act as templates for the final configuration. I used the DGX Hogarthian Harness Assembly Instructions16 as the basic steps for assembling the harness, backplate and bcd. The BCD and backplate were borrowed from a friend, Cheryl Mitchell. She machined the backplate so only the BCD was commercial!

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John Dallas Cast
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My research interests include computer vision and deep learning.