appropriate subcolumn(s), the lowest level of main-
f. Column 6, Remarks. Column 6 contains an
tenance authorized to perform the function listed in
alphabetic code which leads to the remark in section
column 3. This figure represents the active time
IV, Remarks, which is pertinent to the item opposite
required to perform that maintenance function at the
the particular code.
indicated category of maintenance. If the number or
C-4. Tool and Test Equipment Requirements
complexity of the tasks within the listed maintenance
function vary at different maintenance categories,
a. Tool or Test Equipment Reference Code . The
"work time" figures will be shown for each category.
numbers in this column coincide with the numbers
The number of task-hours specified by the "work
used in the tools and equipment column of the MAC.
time" figure represents the average time required to
The numbers indicate the applicable tool or test
restore an item (assembly, subassembly, component,
equipment for the maintenance functions.
module, end item or system) to a serviceable condition
b. Maintenance Category . The codes in this
under typical field operating conditions. This time
column indicate the maintenance category allocated
includes preparation time, troubleshooting time, and
the tool or test equipment.
quality assurance/quality control time in addition to
c. Nomenclature. This column lists the noun name
the time required to perform the specific tasks
and nomenclature of the tools and test equipment
identified for the maintenance functions authorized in
required to perform the maintenance functions.
the maintenance allocation chart. Sub columns of
d. National/NATO Stock Number. This column
column 4 are as follows:
lists the National/NATO stock number of the specific
tool or test equipment.
e. Tool Number. This column lists the
manufacturer's part number of the tool followed by the
F-- Direct Support
Federal Supply Code for manufacturers (5- digit) in
H-- General Support
C-5. Remarks (Sec IV).
e. Column 5, Tools and Equipment. Column 5
a. Reference Code . This code refers to the ap-
specifies by code, those common tool sets (not
propriate item in section II, column S.
individual tools) and special tools, test, and support
b. Remarks. This column provides the required
equipment required to perform the designated
explanatory information necessary to clarify items
appearing in Sec II.
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