3.20 Operator's manual. An operator's manual which clearly
and fully explains the operation, field stripping and maintenance
shall be provided with each shotgun. This manual shall also
include a parts list, including contractor part numbers, keyed to
an exploded assembly drawing. The manual for Type I shotguns
shall state that the shotgun is compatible with the M7 bayonet,
but not with the M1917 bayonet and shall illustrate both.
3.21 Marking. Marking of shotguns shall be in accordance
with MIL-W-13855. Each shotgun shall be identified by serial
numbers from a range of numbers submitted by the contractor and
approved by the procuring activity (see 6.2). Each shotgun shall
be marked with the following:
Serial number (on the receiver).
Gauge and length of shell (on the barrel).
Model number identification.
"U.S." (mark on the receiver near the serial
f. Contract identification: year and last four digits
(Locate under the serial
of contract number (e.g., 91-4321).
3.22 Parts list. The contractor shall provide a compre-
hensive parts list (see 3.2) to maintain the shotgun during its
service life. This list should reflect, but need not speci-
fically identify all data available to the contractor, such as
factory replacement and repair history, contractor test and
endurance test history, sales to dealer and repair stations, etc.
workmanship shall be in accordance with
QUALITY ASSURANCE PROVISIONS
4.1 Responsibilitv for inspection. Unless otherwise
specified in the contract or purchase order, the contractor is
responsible for the performance of all inspection requirements
(examinations and tests) as specified herein. Except as
otherwise specified in the contract or purchase order, the
contractor may use his own or any other facilities suitable for
the performance of the inspection requirements specified herein,
unless disapproved by the Government. The Government reserves