Section II. SERVICE UPON RECEIPT
4-4. SITE AND SHELTER REQUIREMENTS.
When operating the clothing repair shop at a fixed site, select an area that is flat and level, and
provides good water drainage away from clothing repair shop.
The clothing repair shop does not require special sheltering. If shelter is available, storing the clothing
repair shop under cover will minimize routine maintenance. When operating the clothing repair shop,
adequate shelter will need to be provided to protect the contents from the elements.
4-5. SERVICE UPON RECEIPT OF NEW OR REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT.
When new or replacement items of equipment are received by the using organization, they must be
unpacked and inspected before they are fielded as part of the clothing repair shop. The services
performed are the. responsibility of unit personnel as described below:
Unpacking New or Replacement Equipment.
Use caution when unpacking the equipment from the original shipping containers. The use of
screwdrivers and prybars to open shipping containers can cause damage to equipment if not
used properly. Observe all precautions noted on the shipping tag.
Remove and discard all tape and materials used in packing the equipment.
Remove and discard any dissecant packages that may have been used in the packaging.
Remove any preservative compounds that may have been sprayed on metal surfaces prior to
packaging. Because these compounds are not lubricants, take special care to remove them from
all wearing surfaces.