Markings. Unless otherwise specified, markings for vehicles painted Forest Green shall be
applied with black paint, Color Number 37038 of FED-STD-595, and markings for vehicles painted Desert
Sand shall be applied with white paint, Color Number 37875 of FED-STD-595.
Identification markings. Unless otherwise specified (see 6.2), the vehicle shall be marked for
the appropriate service in accordance with MIL-STD-1223.
Identification plates and operating instructions. All identification plates, instruction plates,
data plates, etc, shall conform to MIL-P-514 and be of a size and shape consistent with the information
required thereon. Abbreviations shall be in accordance with MIL-STD-12.
An identification plate, permanently marked in accordance with MIL-
STD-130, shall be securely attached to the vehicle in a readily accessible location. The identification plate
shall contain the following information:
MANUFACTURER'S MODEL NUMBER
MANUFACTURER'S SERIAL NUMBER
MANUFACTURER'S SERVICE PHONE NUMBER
DATE OF MANUFACTURE
NATIONAL STOCK NUMBER
c ontrol markings. All controls, valves, gauges and indicators used in the operation of the
vehicle shall be identified by securely attached nameplates.
Ope rating instructions Brief operating and precautionary instructions shall be permanently
affixed near the appropriate controls. The instructions shall be clear, concise and adequate to enable
operation of the vehicle without damage to the equipment or injury to personnel and shall refer to the
components as identified by nameplates.
3.10.4 Lubrication plate. A lubrication plate shall be provided directing attention to all lubrication
fittings and components which require lubrication. The plate shall identify the type and grade of
lubricant required for all operational temperatures.
A transportation date plate shall be provided. The plate shall
contain at least the following information:
Side and rear silhouette views of the vehicle.
b. Horizontal and vertical location of the center-of-gravity of the vehicle in transport
d. Loading cubage.