w/INT. AMENDMENT 2
(This section contains information of a general or explanatory nature that may be helpful,
but is not mandatory.)
6.1 Intended use. The steel armor covered by this specification is intended for lightweight
applications where resistance to ball and armor piercing types of ammunition and multiple
hit capabilities are required.
6.2 Ordering data.
6.2.1 Procurement requirements. Procurement documents should specify the
Title, number and date of this specification
If first article samples are to be made available (see 3.1).
If additional heat treatment may be performed (see 3.2).
If plates may be furnished in a condition other than in 3.2.2.
Dimensions (see 3.2.7).
Name of inspection agency when inspection will be performed by other than the
contractor (see 4.1).
If first article testing is required (see 18.104.22.168).
When a special first article ballistic tested is required (see 3.1, 22.214.171.124.2 and 6.9).
If lot is different than 4.3.
Production sampling if other than in 126.96.36.199.
If different certification of inspection personnel is required (see 188.8.131.52).
Where ballistic testing is to be conducted (see 4.6.5).
The reduced testing plan when applicable (see 4.7).
If rejection and retest differ from 4.8.
Preparation for delivery requirements (see section 5).
If different ultrasonic test procedures are required (see 184.108.40.206).
6.2.2 Associated Data Item Descriptions (DIDs). This specification has been assigned an
Acquisition Management Systems Control number authorizing it as the source document
for the following DIDs. When it is necessary to obtain data, the applicable DIDs must be
listed on the Contract Data Requirements List (DD Form 1423).
Report, First Article Test
Armor Material Test Reports
The above DIDs were current as of the date of this standard. The ASSIST database should
ensure that only current and approved DIDs are cited on the DD Form 1423.)