e. Column 5, Tools and Equipment. Column 5
specifies, by the listing of a "worktime" figure in
specifies by code, those common tool sets (not
the appropriate subcolumn(s), the lowest level of
individual tools) and special tools, test, and
maintenance authorized to perform the function
support equipment required to perform the
listed in column 3. This figure represents the
active time required to perform that maintenance
function at the indicated category of maintenance.
C-4. Tool and Test Equipment Requirements
If the number or complexity of the tasks within
the listed maintenance function vary at different
a. Tool or Test Equipment Reference Code. The
maintenance categories, appropriate "worktime"
numbers in this column coincide with the numbers
figures will be shown for each category. The
used in the tools and equipment column of the
number of task-hours specified by the "worktime"
MAC. The number indicate the applicable tool or
figure represents the average time required to
test equipment for the maintenance functions.
restore an item (assembly, subassembly, com-
b. Maintenance Category. The codes in this
ponent, module, end item or system) to a serv-
column indicate the maintenance category allocated
iceable condition under typical field operating
the tool or test equipment.
conditions. This time includes preparation time,
c. Nomenclature. This column lists the noun
troubleshooting time and quality assurance/quality
name and nomenclature of the tools and test
control time in addition to the time required to
equipment required to perform the maintenance
perform the specific tasks identified for the
maintenance functions authorized in the main-
d. National/NATO Stock Number. This column
tenance allocation chart. Subcolumns of column 4
lists the National/NATO stock number of the
are as follows:
specific tool or test equipment.
e. Tool Number. This column lists the
manufactures part number of the tool followed by
the Federal Supply Code for Manufacturers (5-
digit) in parentheses.
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