(c) The sample jar will be marked so as to
classification of defects. Defects other than those listed
identify the lot and container represented.
in these tables will be reported. Serviceability will be
withheld pending investigation by Commander,
Table 1. Sampling plan.
Edgewood Arsenal, ATTN: SMUEA-PA-PQ, to
0 to 100
determine proper defect category into which the unlisted
101 to 500
501 to 1000
1001 to 5000
Table 2. Impregnating Set, Clothing, Field, M3.
5001 and over
Explanation of columns and symbols:
1 First sample size-visual.
Critical: None defined.
2 Acceptance number-major defectives (first sample).
3 Acceptance number-minor defects (first sample).
4 Second sample size-visual.
Component missing. (See Note 1)
5 Combined sample size-visual.
Chlorinated paraffin, dark honey or
6 Acceptance number-major defectives (combined samples).
7 Acceptance number-minor defects (combined samples).
Minor: None defined.
8 Sample size-test
9 Acceptance number-test.
(3) Second sample size. When the number of
Impregnating Set, Clothing, Field, M3
major defectives exceeds the quantity spec: in column
2, but does not exceed the quantity specified in column
components: one container of
6, 'a second sample en in size to that specified in
XXCC3; one container of chlorinated
column 4, will be taken and the acceptance number
paraffin; one container of dye, olive
specified in column will be used for acceptance. A
drab, impregnating; one container of
second sample never taken for minor defectives alone.
When number of minor defectives exceeds that of
containing instruction card; one
column 3, but does not exceed that of column 7 lot will
wooden packing box.
be considered serviceable. However, should a second
sample be required due to major defectives, the minor
Table 3. Packaging, Packing, Marking and Preservation
defectives will be counted reported in accordance with
Section 7. Column will be the acceptance number for
Critical: None defined.
(4) Combined sample size.
surveillance interval has been exceeded by 25-percent
Wooden boxes damaged or deterio
or when the approximate date of the last inspection is
rated to the extent that inner con-
unknown, the combined sample plan specified in
tainers are not protected or
columns 5, 6 and 7 will be used. The combined sample
handling is affected.
plan may also be used when additional assurance of
Inner containers damaged or deterio
quality is desired, e.g., a rework of an item where
rated to the extent that seal is
component quality unknown.
Inner container leaking
(5) Visual examination.
Only a visual
Precautionary marking missing or
examination of packing for a new or reprocessed upon
illegible on wooden box or inner
receipt at a depot storage area is required If used units
are received unprocessed at a storage area, a complete
visual and functional examination shall be performed in
Straps broken or missing
accordance with instructions contained in this bulletin
Marking incorrect, missing
when processing and repacking.
Overseas commands and
installations other than depots need not perform test(s)
6. Tests. a. Impregnite, XXCC3 Test.
specified in section 6. Depots that do possess testing
and/or laboratory facilities will report material in
(1) Requirements. The active chlorine content of the
Impregnite XXCC3 shall not be less than 10.0 percent.
(2) Equipment required. Standard chemical laboratory
5. Inspection. a. Visual Examination. The sample will
equipment as specified in "Procedure".
be examined for defects listed in 5b.