ORGANIZATIONAL MAINTENANCE INSTRUCTIONS
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
No special tools or equipment are required by organizational maintenance.
REPAINTING AND REFINISHING INSTRUCTIONS
lightly sanding them with fine sandpaper. Brush two
thin coats of paint (color 26492 per Federal Standard
Metal surfaces of the processor and receiver are
595) on the bare metal to protect it from further
painted with a very durable undercoat and finish
corrosion. Refer to applicable cleaning and refinish-
paint. Under normal conditions the paint will
ing practices specified in TB 746-10.
permanently remain on the surfaces and will require
a. For processor and receiver enclosures and
no retouching or repainting. However, the paint may
covers use grey paint.
become chipped or worn away from accidental
b. When touchup painting in the vicinity of the
causes, such as being bumped by a sharp object, or
perforated holes in the receiver cover, remove the
being subjected to abrasive damage of various types.
cover (prior to painting) by removing two screws (fig.
If such damage occurs, the damaged area should be
C-3). Reinstall the cover after touchup painting.
retouched, or repainted, both for appearance and to
c. For interconnecting conduit use aluminum
protect the steel case from corrosion.
5-2 Touchup Painting Instructions
Do not use excessive paint to the point where
Remove rust and corrosion from metal surfaces by
the perforated holes are filled in.
Section Ill. LUBRICATION INSTRUCTIONS
No lubrication instructions are requird by organizational maintenance in the performance of their duties.
PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES
5-3. Organizational Monthly Preventive
Items to be Inspected
Maintenance Checks and Services.
Table 5-1. Organizational Preventive
Maintenance Checks and Services
Inspect exposed metal surfaces for
rust and corrosion. Clean and
Item. to be Inspected
touchup paint as required.
See that the equipment is complete
Inspect the exterior of the equipment. The exterior
Inspect unit exterior for properly
secured enclosure covers and
surfaces should be free of dust, dirt, grease and
a. Remove dust and loose dirt with a clean, soft
Inspect interconnections and conduit
for damage or tampering.
Do not use Trichloroethane or any other
Inspect receivers for clear line of sight
for surveillance area No obstructions,
hydrocarbon cleaning agents. Use only soap
stacked material or objects hung in
and water for cleaning purposes.
front of the receivers.
a. Remove grease, fungus, and ground-in dirt
from the case using a cloth dampened (not wet) with
Perform a simulated forced penetra-
soap and water.
tion test of the protected area (para 2-8)