c. After unpacking the carrying frame , make sure that all of the mast assembly
items, in the quantities listed below, are available.
Guy Plate MX-1470/U
Guy Stake GP-111/G
Mast Base AB-154/U
Mast Section AB-85/GRA-4
Plate (6-inch square)
4-6. Checking Unpacked Equipment.
a. Completeness. Check the equipment against the packing slip. Report all
discrepancies in accordance with the instructions in DA Pam 738-750.
b. Damage. Inspect the components for damage incurred during shipment. If the
equipment is damaged, report the damage on SF 364, Report of Discrepancy (ROD).
c. Modifications. Check to see whether the equipment has been modified. Equip-
ment that has been modified will have the Modification Work Order (MWO) number near
the nomenclature plate. Check also to see whether all currently applicable MWOs have
been applied. Current MWOs applicable to the equipment are listed in DA Pam 310-1.
ORGANIZATIONAL PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES (PMCS)
4-7. General. Organizational PMCS is performed as instructed in table 4-1 only on an
erected antenna. `Record all" defects found during the performance of PMCS and the
steps taken to fix them on DA Form 2404, Equipment Inspection and Maintenance
Worksheets. Instructions for reporting/correcting noted deficiencies are contained
in DA Pam 738-750.
4-8. Organizational PMCS Procedures. Table 4-1 lists the PMCS which must be per-
formed by organizational maintenance personnel.
a. Purpose. PMCS is done to ensure that the equipment is ready for use at all
times. These checks and services help you find and fix defects before the equipment
is damaged or fails.
b. Item No. Column. Numbers in the first column indicate the order in which
things are to be done. Use the Item No. column to get the numbers for the TM Item
No. column of DA Form 2404.