assistance or technical supervision and on-site
a. A maintenance function assigned to a
m a i n t e n a n c e level, which for any reason is
(3) If the authorization will be granted.
beyond its capability, becomes the responsibility
of the next higher maintenance level.
b. The furnishing of special tools, equipment,
and the like, required by the lower maintenance
b. The authority to perform a maintenance
level to perform this function, will be the respon-
function does not constitute authority to requisi-
sibility of the level to which the function is
tion or otherwise secure necessary repair parts
specified in current supply directives.
5. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
a. Changes i n the maintenance allocation
a. Normally, there will be no deviations from
chart will be based on continuing evaluation and
t h e assigned maintenance level. In cases of
analysis by responsible technical personnel and
operational necessity, a maintenance function
on Maintenance Request Forms DA 2407 receiv-
assigned to a maintenance level may, on a one-
ed from field activities.
t i m e basis and at the request of the lower
maintenance level, be authorized to the lower
b. All maintenance prescribed herein will be
maintenance level by the maintenance officer of
performed in accordance with applicable publica-
the level to which the function assigned. The
higher level of maintenance has the authority to
c. In any instance of conflict with current tool
and equipment lists or current supply manuals,
(1) If the lower level is capable of per-
this maintenance allocation chart will be the
forming the work.
final authority. Each such instance should be
p r o m p t l y reported by Maintenance Request
Form DA 2407.
MAINTENANCE ALLOCATION CHART
JACK, HYDRAULIC, TRIPOD