3.6 Hydraulic oil. There shall be sufficient hydraulic oil see 3.7.2) to
operate the press ram to full travel under a full load, with enough excess oil in
the reservoir to prevent air from entering the hydraulic system.
3.7 Product identification. The press may be provided with either one
information plate or with three separate plates. When one information plate is
used, it shall contain the following information:
Manufacturer's model designation
National Stock Number (NSN)
Information specified in 3.7.1 and 3.7.2
The information plate(s) shall be fastened in a permanent manner in a location
visually convenient to the operator. The plate shall be a corrosion resistant
metallic plate, with permanent and legible characters in the English language.
3.7.1 Refill instruction plate. The refill instruction plate, when used,
shall clearly state the manufacturer's recommended method of refilling the
hydraulic reservoir of the press.
3.7.2 Hydraulic fluid identification plate. When used, a hydraulic fluid
identification plate shall indicate MIL-H-5606, MIL-H-6083, or MIL-F-17111 as the
applicable hydraulic fluid to be used for initial filling and refilling of the
hydraulic pump. If the hydraulic pump uses hydraulic fluid meeting the
requirements of MIL-H-5606 or MIL-H-6083, the following message shall be attached
in a conspicuous location near the filler plug, or plugs, of the reservoir.
USE NO FLUID OTHER THAN
MIL-H-5606 OR MIL-H-6083
If the hydraulic pump uses hydraulic fluid meeting the requirements of
MIL-F-17111, the following message shall be attached in a conspicuous location
near the filler plug, or plugs, of the reservoir.
USE NO FLUID OTHER THAN
3.8 Workmanship. Standards of workmanship shall assure that the press shall
have the stability, strength, safety, and efficient operating characteristics
found in the best commercial units and as specified in Section 3.
QUALITY ASSURANCE PROVISIONS
4.1 Responsibility for inspection. Unless otherwise specified in the
contract, the contractor is responsible for the performance of all inspection
requirements as specified herein. Except as otherwise specified in the contract,
the contractor may use his own or any other facilities suitable for the
performance of the inspection requirements specified herein, unless disapproved
by the Government. The Government reserves the right to perform any of the
inspections set forth in the specification where such inspections are deemed
necessary to assure supplies and services conform to prescribed requirements.