B-3. COLUMN ENTRIES (Continued)
or system) to a serviceable condition under typical field operation conditions.
this time includes preparation time, troubleshooting time, and quality assurance/
quality control time in addition to the time required to perform the specific
tasks identified for the maintenance functions authorized in the maintenance
Subcolumns of column 4 are as follows:
F Direct Support
Tools and Equipment.
Column 5 specifies by code common
tool sets (not individual tools) and special tools, test, and support equipment
required to perform the designated function.
Column 6. Remarks.
Column 6 contains an alphabetic code from the
remarks in section IV, Remarks, which is pertinent to the item opposite the particular
B-4. TOOL AND TEST EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS (SECTION III).
Tool or Test Equipment Reference Code. The numbers in this column
coincide with the numbers used in the tools and equipment column of the MAC.
The numbers indicate the applicable tool or test equipment for the maintenance
b. Maintenance Category.
The codes in this column indicate the maintenance
category allocated to the tool or test equipment.
This column lists the noun name and nomenclature of
the tools and test equipment required to perform the maintenance functions.
National Stock Number.
This column lists the National/NATO stock
number of the specific tool or test equipment.
This column lists the manufacturers part number of
the tool followed by the Federal Supply Code for manufacturer (5-digit) in parentheses.
B-5. REMARKS (SECTION IV).
a. Reference Code.
This code refers to the appropriate item in section
II, column 6.
This column provides the required explanatory information
necessary to clarify items appearing in section II.