4-63. HAND TACK MACHINE MAINTENANCE.
This task consists of:
General Mechanics Tool Kit (Appendix B,
Brush (Appendix F, Item 1)
Cleaning Solvent (Appendix F, Item 8)
Rag, wiping (Appendix F, Item 2)
Tack Button machine mounted to table (para.
Removal. Refer to paragraph 2-18.
(1) Remove all buildups of grease, dirt, etc. by wiping with a wiping rag (Appendix F, Item 2).
To prevent injury to personnel and damage to equipment, use dry cleaning solvent only in well
ventilated areas. Avoid repeated or prolonged contact with skin. Do not use near sparks, open
flame or excessive heat.
(2) Clean using cleaning solvent (Appendix F, Item 8) and either a brush (Appendix F, Item 1)
or a wiping rag (Appendix F, Item 2).
(3) Allow to dry.
(1) Inspect for rust / corrosion and damaged parts.
(2) Inspect for loose or missing hardware.
Installation. Refer to paragraph 2-8.