C-4. Tool and Test Equipment Requirements (Sec III)
maintenance categories, appropriate "work time" figures
a. Tool or Test Equipment Reference Code. The
will be shown for each category. The number of task-
hours specified by the "work time" figure represents the
numbers in this column coincide with the numbers used in
average time required to restore an item (assembly,
the tools and equipment column of the MAC. The
subassembly, component, module, end item or system) to
numbers indicate the applicable tool or test equipment for
a serviceable condition under typical field operating
the maintenance functions.
This time includes preparation time,
b. Maintenance Category. The codes in this column
troubleshooting time, and quality assurance/quality control
indicate the maintenance category allocated the tool or
time-in addition to the time required to perform the
specific tasks identified for the maintenance functions
c. Nomenclature. This column lists the noun name
authorized in the maintenance allocation chart.
and nomenclature of the tools and test equipment
Subcolumns of column 4 are as follows:
required to perform the maintenance functions.
C - Operator/Crew
d. National/NATO Stock Number. This column lists
O - Organizational
the National/NATO stock number of the specific tool or
F - Direct Support
H - General Support
e. Tool Number.
This column lists the manu-
D - Depot
facturer's part number of the tool followed by the Federal
Supply Code for manufacturers (5-digit) in parentheses.
e. Column 5, Tools and Equipment. Column 5
C5. Remarks (Sec IV)
specifies by code, those common tool sets (not individual
a. Reference Code.
This code refers to the
tools) and special tools, test, and support equipment
appropriate item in section II, column 6.
required to perform the designated function.
b. Remarks. This column provides the required
f. Column 6, Remarks. Column 6 contains an
explanatory information necessary to clarify items
alphabetic code which leads to the remark in section IV,
appearing in section II.
Remarks, which is pertinent to the item opposite the