Table 4-1. PMCS.
Item To Be
To inspect container/cases, examine the
a. Fabric for cuts, tears, deterioration, and
Retention tether line for security and
c. Seams for proper adhesion and stitching.
Straps and handles for security and wear.
e. All hardware for security of attachment,
corrosion, damage, wear, and, if applica
ble. ease of operation.
Inspect beaded inflation handle for the
a. Attachment of inflation lanyard to beaded
Corrosion on snap fasteners and ease of
c. Cuts, tears, deterioration, abrasion, stains,
and general cleanliness of fabric.
Presence of safety tie on beaded inflation
Inspect LRU-18/U life raft as follows:
If color, location, or stitching patterns of
repaired, replaced, or previously incorpo-
rated non critical items or features do not
exactly conform to instructions, do not
remove or rework item or feature if
flotation stability or capability and security
of attachment are not compromised.
Not Fully Mission
If any discrepancy is
noted, remove from
service and repair or
replace IAW proce-
dures in this chapter.
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