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I N T R O D U C T I O N
SECTION I. GENERAL INFORMATION
Type of Manual: Operator and Intermediate Maintenance
Equipment Name: Electrical Instrument Shop
Purpose of Equipment: To provide electrical instrument repair maintenance support for divisional aviation units. This
shop is utilized in conjunction with other maintenance shops in the AVIM support unit.
1-2. Maintenance Forms, Records and Reports.
Department of the Army forms and records used to maintain this equipment will be those prescribed by DA PAM 738-751,
The Army Maintenance Management System - Aviation (TAMMS-A).
1-3. Reporting Equipment Improvement Recommendations (EIR).
If your Electrical Instrument Shop needs improvement, let us know. Send us an EIR. You, the user, are the only one who
can tell us what you dont like about your equipment. Let us know why you dont like the design. Put it on an SF 368 (Quality
Deficiency Report). Mail it to: Commander, US Army Aviation Systems Command, ATTN: AMSAV-QRF, 4300
Goodfellow Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63120- 1798. We will send you a reply.
1-4. Destruction of Army Materiel to Prevent Enemy Use.
Procedure for destroying Army materiel to prevent enemy use are listed in TM 750-244-1-4, Procedures for Destruction of
Aviation Ground Support Equipment (FSC 4920), to Prevent Enemy Use.
1-5. Preparation for Storage or Shipment.
For general technical information on preparation for storage and shipment refer to TM 55-1500-204-25/1 and TM
743-200-1. For specific information to prepare the shop for storage or shipment refer to paragraph 2-12.
SECTION Il. EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION AND DATA
1-6. Characteristics, Capabilities and Features.
(1) Provides work area for Electrical Instrument Shop to perform its maintenance function.
(2) Provides electrical instrument repair and maintenance support for the AVIM unit.
(3) Housed in a tactical, one side expandable, shelter (NSN 541 1-01-124-1377).