umn 3. This figure represents the active time required
B-4. Tool and Test Equipment Require
to perform that maintenance function at the indicated
ments (Sec Ill).
category of maintenance. If the number or complexity
a. Tool or Test Equipment Reference Code. The
of the tasks within the listed maintenance function
numbers in this column coincide with the number
vary at different maintenance categories, appropriate
used in the tools and equipment column of the MAC
`worktime" figures will be shown for each category.
The numbers indicate the applicable tool or test equip-
The number of task-hours specified by the "worktime"
ment for the maintenance functions.
figure represents the average time required to restore
b. Maintenance Category. The codes in this column
an item (assembly, subassembly, component, module,
indicate the maintenance category allocated the tool o
and item or system) to a serviceable condition under
typical field operating conditions. This time includes
c. Nomenclature. This column lists the noun name
reparation time, troubleshooting time, and quality
and nomenclature of the tools and test equipment re-
assurance/quality control time in addition to the time
quired to perform the maintenance functions.
required to perform the specific tasks identified for
d. National/NATO Stock Number. This column list
the maintenance functions authorized in the mainte-
the National/NATO stock number of the specific tool
nance allocation chart. SubColumns of column 4 are as
or test equipment.
e. Tool Number. This column lists the manufac-
turer's part number of the tool followed by the Federal
Supply Code for manufacturers (5-digit) in paren-
e. Column 5, Tools and Equipment. Column 5 speci-
B-5. Remarks (Sec IV).
fies by code, those common tool sets (not individual
tools) and special tools, test, and support equipment
a. Reference Code. This code refers to the appro-
required to perform the designated function.
priate item in section II, column 6.
f. Column 6, Remarks. Column 6 contains an alpha-
b. Remarks. This column provides the required ex-
betic code which leads to the remark in section IV, Re-
planatory information necessary to clarify items ap-
marks, which is pertinent to the item opposite the par-
pearing in section II.
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