(Unless otherwise indicated, copies of federal and military specifications and standards are available from
Standardization Documents Order Desk, Bldg. 4D, 700 Robbins Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111-5094.)
2.1.2 Other Government documents, drawings, and publications. The following Government
drawings form a part of this specification to the extent specified herein. Unless otherwise specified, the issues
are those cited in the solicitation (see 6.2).
NAVAL ORDNANCE STATION (CAGE Codes 19200 and 19203)
Initiator, Cartridge Actuated, M28 Metal Parts Assembly
Box, Fiberboard (Inner), Packing, Ammunition, For Initiator, Cartridge Actuated,
Box, Packing, Ammunition, For Initiator, Cartridge Actuated, M28
Box, Fiberboard (Outer), Alternative, Packing Ammunition, for Initiator, Cartridge
U.S. Air Force
Initiator, Cartridge Actuated, M28
(Application for copies should be addressed to: Commanding Officer, Naval Ordnance Station, Data Control
Branch (Code 3720), Indian Head, MD 20640-5035.)
2.2 Order of precedence. In the event of a conflict between the text of this document and the references
cited herein, the text of this document takes precedence. Nothing in this document, however, supersedes
applicable laws and regulations unless a specific exemption has been obtained.
3.1 First article. When specified in the contract or purchase order (see 6.2), a sample shall be subjected
to the first article inspection (see 4.3 and 6.3).
3.2 Materials. All materials used in the manufacture of the initiators shall conform to the specifications
referred to on the respective drawings unless specific approval in writing covering a departure therefrom has
been obtained from the cognizant Navy design activity prior to manufacture. When alternate materials or
methods of manufacture are specified on the drawings, the bidder's selections shall be clearly stated in the
3.2.1 Raw material. The contractor shall be responsible for selecting from the classification list
contained in the raw material specification the surface and physical condition of the raw material intended for
use in manufacture.