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