4.4 First article inspection.
4.4.1 Submission. The contractor shall submit a first article sample as
designated by the Contracting Officer for evaluation in accordance with
provisions of 4.4.2. The first article sample shall consist of the following
items in sample quantities as indicated.
Turret Control Assembly
Component Assembly, Driver
Case, Electrical Equipment
Component Assembly, Demodulator Power Supply
Component Assembly, Interconnection
Component Assembly, Current Loop
Component Assembly Filter Limit Switch
4.4.2 Inspections to be performed. See Table V specified herein.
4.4.3 Rejection. If any assembly, component, or test specimen fails to
comply with any of the applicable requirements, the first article sample shall
be rejected. The Government reserves the right to terminate its inspection
upon any failure of any assembly, component, or test specimen in the sample
that fails to comply wih any of the stated requirements.
4.4.4 Electrical interface. Verify that the TCU meets the specified
requirements of electrical interface and associated tables by measurement at
the pins specified in Table II.
4.4.5 Materials. Verify that materials used are in accordance with the
applicable drawings and specifications.
4.4.6 Assembly. Verify that the assembly of the TCU is in accordance
with the applicable drawings and specifications.
4.4.7 Interchangeability. Verify that interchangeability of parts is in
accordance with MIL-STD-454, Requirement 7.
4.4.8 Performance characteristics. Verify by measuremetn that the TCU
meets the performance requirements as stated in 3.6.1.
4.4.9 Electronic characteristics. Verify by measurement that the TCU
meets the electronic requirements of 22.214.171.124.