Section III. Components in the Overwater Kit
2-19. RSSK COMPONENTS-OVERWATER
This section gives instructions for the use of the Rigid Seat Survival
Kit (RSSK) components found in the overwater kit.
2-20. DROPLINE ASSEMBLY (Figure 1-5;
The laced dropline and personnel lowering device line can be used
for game traps. shelter construction, pack straps, raft lacing
material and for signaling. For additional information, see AFM 64-
5, FM 21-76, or TM 55-1680-317-23 & P.
2-21. CANNED DRINKING WATER
(Figure 1-5; Item 17)
Canned drinking water should be conserved and used only where
no other source of water is available. Above all, ration food, not
2-22. REVERSIBLE SUN HAT (Figure 1-5, item 3)
Always wear the hat with the brim pulled down to protect the eyes
and neck from the sun. The hat