RIGGING (ROPE WORK) MILITARY MANUAL. REPRINTED FROM ARMY MANUAL TM 5-725, OCT 1968. This manual provides guidance in the use of rigging. Covers types of rigging and application of rope and chains to raise or move heavy loads. Includes basic instruction on knots, hitches, splices, lashing, and tackle systems as well as safety rules OVER 137 pgs, fully illustrated.