Type of Manual. This manual is an Operator's, Unit, and Direct Support Maintenance Manual for
the LMS Type 1 Shelter only.
Model Number and Equipment Name. The official equipment nomenclature is the Lightweight
Multi-purpose Shelter (LMS), LMS Type 1. (Model S-788/G assigned to the LMS Type 1 Shelter.)
Purpose of Equipment. The LMS Type 1 Shelter is an enclosure assembly.
MAINTENANCE FORMS, RECORDS AND REPORTS. Department of the Army forms and procedures
used for equipment maintenance will be those prescribed by DA PAM 738-750, The Army Maintenance
Management System (TAMMS).
DESTRUCTION OF ARMY MATERIAL TO PREVENT ENEMY USE. For procedures and materials to
destroy the NSN 5411-01-473-5051 enclosure, refer to TM 750-244-3, Procedures for Destruction of
Equipment to Prevent Enemy Use.
PREPARATION FOR STORAGE AND SHIPMENT.
For the placement of equipment in limited storage (less than 2 weeks) and reshipment, see
0026 00. The placement of equipment in administrative storage can be for short periods of
time (6 months or less) when:
An organization lacks operating funds, personnel, other resources, and/or does not
experience normal usage of its organic equipment.
Material which exceeds the capability of the owning organization to operate or maintain
and must be maintained by that organization for contingency or other cogent reasons.
Installation or organization commanders may authorize the administrative storage of their
material within the guidance furnished by MACOM Commanders and AR 750-1.
During the storage period, appropriate maintenance records will be kept.
SB 740-95-1, Storage Serviceability Standards for ACALA Material, will be followed to
determine the required inspections for determining the serviceability of the LMS Type 1
Shelter in administrative storage.
Scope. The requirements specified herein are necessary to maintain the LMS Type 1 Shelter in
administrative storage to achieve the maximum readiness.