3.28 Government-loaned equipment . Unless otherwise specified (see 6.2),
the following items shall be loaned by the Government (see 6.4)
NBC protective ensemble.
mask, NSN 4240-00-926-4200.
hood, NSN 4240-00-999-0420.
suit, NSN 8415-00-407-1062.
glove set, NSN 8415-01-0033-3519.
footwear, NSN 8430-01-021-5978.
3.29 Identical items . All forklifts furnished under this specification
shall be physically and mechanically identical to the first article forklift
that is approved by the Government.
3.30 Noise limits. The noise produced by the truck shall conform with
MIL-STD-1474, requirements. The provisions of MIL-STD-1474, 4.3 and 4.4,
shall be provided if and only if MIL-STD-1474, 18.104.22.168 procedures have been
pursued and documented to the satisfaction of the procuring activity and
written permission to exceed the 85 dB(A) limit is obtained from the procuring
activity. Hazard signs shall conform with MIL-STD-1474 except the signs shall
state "Wearing Protection Required within (Specify) Feet." The signs shall be
readable at the distance indicated on the sign.
3.31 Electromagnetic interference . When specified (see 6.2), the
electromagnetic interference emission characteristics of the forklift shall
meet the limits specified in MIL-STD-461, part 8, class C1, group II, except
that a 20 dB relaxation is permitted in the emission limits. The operators
horn is exempt from electromagnetic interference requirements.
QUALITY ASSURANCE PROVISIONS
4.1 Responsibility for inspection . Unless otherwise specified in the
contract or purchase order, the contractor is responsible for the performance
of all inspection requirements as specified herein. Except as otherwise
specified in the contract or purchase order, 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.
4.1.1 Responsibility for compliance . All items must meet all requirements
of sections 3 and 5. The inspection set forth in this specification shall
become a part of the contractor's overall inspection system or quality
program. The absence of any inspection requirements in the specification
shall not relieve the contractor of the responsibility of assuring that all
products or supplies submitted to the Government for acceptance comply with
all requirements of the contract. Sampling in quality conformance does not
authorize submission of known defective material, either indicated or actual,
nor does it commit the Government to acceptance of defective material.