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4.5 Inspection equipment. Except as otherwise provided for by
the contract, the contractor shall supply and maintain inspection equipment
in accordance with the applicable requirements of MIL-I-45607. The
inspection equipment listed in table V shall be utilized in performing the
tests specified herein.
4.5.1 Government furnished inspection equipment. Where the
contract provides for Government furnished inspection equipment, supply
and maintenance of inspection equipment shall be in accordance with. the
applicable requirements of MIL-I-45607.
4.5.2 Contractor furnished inspection equipment.
220.127.116.11 Government design. Unless otherwise specified in the
contract, all inspection equipment specified by drawing number in speci-
fications or SQAPs forming a part of the contract shall be supplied by the
contractor in accordance with applicable technical data listed in the TDP.
18.104.22.168 Contractor design. The contractor shall design and supply
inspection equipment compatible with the test methods and procedures
specified in 4.6 of this specification and with the component inspection pro-
cedures specified in examination and test facilities provisions of MIL-F-
13926. Since tolerance of inspection equipment is normally considered
to be within 10 percent of the product tolerance for which intended,
this inherent error in the inspection equipment design must be considered
as part of the prescribed product tolerance limit. Thus, concept, con-
struction, materials, dimensions, and tolerances used in the design of
inspection equipment shall be so selected and controlled as to insure that
the inspection equipment will reliably indicate acceptability of a product
which does not exceed 90 percent of the prescribed tolerance limit and per-
mit positive rejection when non-conforming. Construction shall be such
as to facilitate routine calibration of inspection equipment.
Test methods and procedures.
4. 6.1 Test conditions. Unless otherwise specified, the test
conditions shall be in accordance with the test facilities provisions of