Section I. INTRODUCTION
This appendix provides a summary of the
Direct Support Maintenance
maintenance operations covered in the equip
General Support Maintenance
ment literature for Meteorological Station
A N / T M Q - 4 . It authorizes categories of
d. Tools and Equipment. The numbers ap
maintenance for specific maintenance func-
pearing in this column refer to specific tools
tions on repairable items and components and
and equipment which are identified by these
the tools and equipment required to perform
numbers in Section III.
each function. This appendix may be used as
e. Remarks. Self explanatory.
an aid in planning maintenance operations.
C-3. Explanation of Format for Tool and
Test Equipment Requirements
C-2. Explanation of Format for Mainte-
The columns in the tool and test equipment
nance Allocation Chart
requirements chart are as follows:
a. Group Number. Not used.
a. ToolS and Equipment. The numbers in
b. Component Assembly Nomenc lature. This
this column coincide with the numbers used
column lists the item names of component
in the tools and equipment column of the
units, assemblies, subassemblies, and modules
tool for the maintenance function.
on which maintenance is authorized
b. Maintenance Category. The codes in this
column indicate the maintenance category
c. Maintenance Function. This column in-
normally allocated the facility.
dicates the maintenance category at which
c. Nomenclature. This column lists tools,
performance of the specific maintenance func-
test, and maintenance equipment required to
tion is authorized. Authorization to perform a
perform the maintenance functions.
function at any category also includes author-
d. Federal Stock Number. This column lists
ization to perform that function at higher
the Federal stock number.
categories. The codes used represent the
various maintenance categories as follows:
e. Tool Number. Not used.