specifies by code, those common tool sets (not
subassemblies, and modules for which maintenance is
individual tools) and special tools, test, and support
equipment required to perform the designated function.
c. Column X, Maintenance Functions. Column 3
lists the functions to be performed on the item listed in
f. Column 6, Remarks. Column 6 contains an
column 2. When items are listed without maintenance
alphabetic code which leads to the remark in section IV,
functions, it is solely for purpose of having the group
Remarks, which is pertinent to the item opposite the
numbers in the MAC and RPSTL coincide.
d. Column 4, Maintenance Category. Column 4
Tool and Test Equipment Requirements
specifies, by the listing of a "worktime" figure in the
appropriate subcolumn(s), the lowest level of
maintenance authorized to perform the function listed in
a. Tool or Test Equipment Reference Code. The
column 3. This figure represents the active time
numbers in this column coincide with the numbers used
required to perform that maintenance function at the
in the tools and equipment column of the MAC. The
indicated category of maintenance. If the number or
numbers indicate the applicable tool or test equipment
complexity of the tasks within the listed maintenance
for the maintenance functions.
function vary at different maintenance categories,
b. Maintenance Category.
The codes in this
appropriate "worktime" figures will be shown for each
column indicate the maintenance category allocated the
category. The number of task-hours specified by the
tool or test equipment.
"worktime" figure represents the average time required
c. Nomenclature. This column lists the noun name
to restore an item (assembly, subassembly, component,
and nomenclature of the tools and test equipment
module, end item or system) to a serviceable condition
required to perform the maintenance functions.
under typical field operating conditions. This time
d. National/NATO Stock Number. This column
includes preparation time, troubleshooting time, and
lists the National/NATO stock number of the specific
quality assurance/quality control time in addition to the
tool or test equipment.
time required to perform the specific tasks identified for
e. Tool Number.
This column lists the
the maintenance functions authorized in the
manufacturer's part number of the tool followed by the
maintenance allocation chart. Subcolumns of column 4
Federal Supply Code for manufacturers (5-digit) in
are as follows:
Remarks (Sect. IV)
a. Reference Code. Not applicable.
b. Remarks. Not applicable.
e. Column 5, Tools and Equipment.
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