I N T R O D U C T I ON
SECTION I. GENERAL INFORMATION
1 - 1. Scope.
Type of Manual: operator and Intermediate Maintenance
Equipment Name: Sheet Metal Shop
Purpose of Equipment: To provide sheet metal repair and 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 in 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 Sheet Metal 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
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 Sheet Metal Shop to perform its maintenance function.
(2) Provides sheet metal repair and maintenance support for the AVIM unit.
(3) Housed in a tactical, one side expandable, shelter (NSN 5411-01-124-1377).