5.3 Repair parts.-Repair parts shall br preserved, packed
and marked in accordance with the Packaging Data Sheet or other
packaging requirements, as specified in the contract (see 6.2).
6.1 Intended use.-The M204 Howitzer is a lightweight,
towed, 105MM field artillery weapon suited for close support
This weapon is highly mobile and is capable of
transversing 360 degrees with an elevation range of minus 85 to
plus 1335 mils.
The weapon is capable of being air-lifted and
transportable by helicopter.
6.2 ordering data.-Procurement documents should specify the
Title, number and date of this specification.
List of drawings, specifications and publications
pertinent to the howitzer, showing applicable revision dates.
Shipping instructions for first article and pilot pack.
Marking, if different, and block of serial numbers.
e. Number of howitzers required for proof firing, if other
Packaging inspection, if different.
Selection of applicable level of protection A or B.
Packaging requirements for repair parts.
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