have been calibrated and certified within its
(d) Air not expelled from barrier prior
prescribed period, in accordance with TB 750-
236 before use. Certification shall be affixed
(e) Any item of marking information
in such a way as to preclude any altering
other than (3)(h), (i), and (j) above listed
under major defects omitted, incorrect or
g. Storage Inspection Records. Results of
inspections and tests shall be recorded on
(5) Packing and marking, major.
data sheets and a copy attached to each unit.
(a) Use of improper or defective mate-
(b) Quantity in pack not as specified.
humidity warehouse: 60 months.
(c) Gross weight in excess of specified
b. Heated warehouse: 36 months.
c. Unheated warehouse: 18 months.
(d) BOx closure not as specified.
(e) Type, grade, class, and style of the
8. Type of Storage.
shipping container not as specified.
warehouse or heated warehouse.
(f) Strapping omitted (when required).
9. Other Instructions.
a. Rejected Lots.
(g) Strapping inadequate or incorrectly
Each rejected lot shall be tagged and reclassi-
applied (when required).
fied into the proper condition code in accord-
(h) Items not adequately blocked,
ance with AR 725-50. For other than new
braced, or cushioned within the shipping con-
material, all defective units in a lot shall
tainer to prevent movement or damage.
be repaired, or disposition requested in ac-
cordance with AMC and depot procedures.
(i) Shipping documents or packing list
b. Repackaging of Samples Inspected. Re-
store the packaging of the samples inspected
(j) Stock number omitted, incorrect, or
and accepted to the level of the lot from
which the samples were drawn.
(k) Nomenclature omitted, incorrect or
10. Special Requirements. If the subject
items are allocated for Foreign Military Sales,
(l) Marking of quantities of items in
pack omitted, incorrect, or illegible.
Grant Aid or Loan, the following additional
requirements must be met:
(m) Destination marking omitted, in-
correct, or illegible.
a. Policies and Special Conditions.
(n) Special marking or labeling (when
AR 79517 General Policies and Principles for
required) omitted, incorrect, or illegible.
Furnishing Army Materiel on a Grant
(o) Overseas code marking (when re-
quired) omitted, incorrect, or illegible.
AR 795-204 General Policicies and Principles for
Furnishing Defense Articles and Ser-
(6) Packing and marking, minor.
vices on a Sale or Loan Basis.
(a) Unsealed carton.
DD Form 1513 Offer and Acceptance.
(b) Defective taping or sealing of car-
Note. Special terms, conditions, and agreements with
the customer country and shown on the DD Form 1513 must
be complied with as well as any special instructions from
(c) Any other box defect which may
the responsible commodity command.
be considered minor by definition of MIL-
b. Basic Issue List Items (BILI). BILI
(d) Any item of required marking in-
deck, normally furnished to the depots by
USAECOM BILI Office, Lexington Blue Grass
formation other than (5)(j) through (o) above
listed under major defects omitted, incorrect
Army Depot, Lexington, Ky. office symbol
AMSEL-ME-NMP-MR-L, shall be used.
c. Level A Packaging and Packing. Level
ment. All measuring and test equipment shall
A packaging and packing is mandatory for