5.2.3 Technical publications. Technical publications shall be placed together in a suitably sized
polyethylene bag, not less than 4 mils thick. The bag shall be closed by heat sealing.
5.3 Packing. Packing shall be level A or C as specified.
5.3.1 Level A. The complete kit shall be packed in boxes conforming to PPP-B-601, overseas type,
style A except that gross weight may be increased to a maximum of 1,300 pounds.
5.3.2 Level C. The complete kit shall be packed as specified for level A, except that the boxes shall be
domestic type, style optional.
5.3.3 Components. Individual components shall be separately packaged by either self-seal envelopes,
sealed bags, corrigated containers or barrier wrap to keep parts separate within the exterior containers.
Components shall be cushioned, wrapped, blocked, braced and anchored in accordance with MIL-P-14232.
5.4 Marking. Marking for shipment and storage shall be in accordance with MIL-STD-129.
6.1 Intended use. The mounting kit permits the attachment of the mine clearing roller system on an
M1 series tank.
6.2 Ordering data. The basic acquisition document should specify the following:
Title, number, and date of this specification.
Date of issue of DoDISS applicable to this contract and exceptions thereto (see 2.1.1).
Time frame required for submission of first article kit (see 3.3).
Data requirements (see 126.96.36.199 and 4.1).
Time frame required for submission of welding workmanship specimens (see 188.8.131.52).
Number of units required for first article inspection (see 4.3).
Government and contractor inspection responsibility (see 4.1).
Time frame required for submission of first article pack (see 5.1).
Degree of packing required (see 5.3).
Time frame when camouflage pattern data (see 3.18) is required.
6.3 First article. When a first article inspection is required, the items should be a preproduction
model. The first article should consist of one or more units. The first article should consist of one or more
units. The contracting officer should include specific instructions in acquisition documents regarding
arrangements for examinations, tests, and approval of the first article test results and disposition of the first
article test results and disposition of the first article.
6.4 First article pack. Any changes or deviations of production packs from the approved first article
pack will be subject to the approval of the contracting officer. Approval of the first article pack will not