3.11.3 Ambient temperature. Depending on the ship type, ambient engineering
Under emergency conditions (space
space temperature will range up to
abandoned) , temperature may rise above 200F until heat producing equipment can
be shut down. If clutch is housed by a guard or casing, ambient temperature is
external to guard or casing.
3.11.4 Ambient pressure. The clutch shall be designed to operate in a
specified ambient pressure range (see 6.2).
3.11.5 Atmo spheric conditions. Clutches shall operate in an environment
where the air will be salt laden (saltwater atmosphere) and humidity will be at
or near the saturation point for long periods of time.
3.12 Special tools. Unless otherwise specified (see 6.2), special tools
shall be provided to install or service the clutches. Special tools are defined
es those tools not listed in the Federal Supply Catalog (copies of this catalog
may be consulted in the office of the Defense Contract Administration Services
Management Area (DCASMA)).
3.13 Workmanship. Parts shall be free of burrs, sharp edges, and damage
that could make the part unsatisfactory for the purpose intended. Threaded
parts and fasteners shall show no evidence of cross threading, mutilation, or
burrs. Fasteners shall be torqued to prescribed limits (see 22.214.171.124).
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 (examinations and tests) 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 this
specification where such inspections are deemed necessary to ensure supplies and
services conform to prescribed requirements.
4.1.1 Respons ibility for compliance. All items shall 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 (see 6.3)
The absence of any inspection requirements in the specification shall not relieve
the contractor of the responsibility of ensuring that all products or supplies
submitted to the Government for acceptance comply with all requirements of the
contract. Sampling inspection, as part of the manufacturing operations, is an
acceptable practice to ascertain conformance to requirements, however, this does
not authorize submission of known defective material, either indicated or actual,
nor does it commit the Government to accept defective material. Nonconformance to
requirements or defects that adversely affect operation or life shall be grounds
4.2 Classific ation of inspection.
The inspection requirements specified
herein are classified as follows:
(a) First article inspection (see 4.3).
(b) Quality conformance inspection (see 4.4).