4.1.1 Responsibility for compliance. All items must meet all
requirements of section 3 and 5. The inspection set forth in this
specification shall become a part of the contractor's overall
inspection system or quality program. The absence of any inspection
requirements in the specification shall not relieve the contractor
of the responsibility of assuring that all products or supplies
submitted to the Government for acceptance comply with all
requirements of the contract. Sampling in quality conformance does
not authorize submission of known defective material, either
indicated or actual, nor does it commit the Government to acceptance
of defective material.
4.2 Classification of inspections. The following types of
inspection shall be conducted on this item.
First Article Inspection
Quality Conformance Inspection
4.3 First article inspection.
4.3.1 Submission. The contractor shall submit a first article
sample, as designated by the Contracting Officer, for evaluation in
accordance with the provisions of 4.3.2 and 4.3.3. The first
article sample shall consist of the parts/assemblies listed below in
the quantities indicated.
Power Supply Assembly
Shorting Bar, Ceramic
Shorting Bar and
Molding, Power Supply
4.3.2 Inspections to be performed.
See MIL-A-48078 and Table I