2-9.B. M7 BLADE ASSEMBLY-MAINTENANCE INSTRUCTIONS.
THIS TASK COVERS:
Tools and Special Tools
Small arms repairman tool kit (app B)
Brush (item 2, app D)
CLP (item 3, app D)
LSA (item 10, app D)
Solid Film Lubricant (item 8, app D)
Wiping rag (item 12, app D)
The lock-release levers and compression helical spring are common to the M7 and
Keep tip of blade assembly pointed away from body at all times.
To avoid injury to your eyes,
be careful when removing and
installing spring-loaded parts.
Disassemble only if required for repair or cleaning.
1. If a line is not present,
plate (3) before disassembly
scribe a line (1) on RH lock-release lever (2) and
to assist in identification when reassembling.