DICTIONARIES OF TERMS AND ABBREVIATIONS.
Authorized Abbreviations and Brevity Codes.
Dictionary of United States Army Terms.
Repair and Utilities; Fire Protection Equipment and Appliances; Inspections,
Operations, and Preventive Maintenance.
Organization, Policies, and Responsibilities for Maintenance Operation.
Painting Instructions for Field Use.
DA Pam 310-4
Index of Technical Manuals, Technical Bulletins, Supply Manuals (Types 4, 6, 7, 8,
and 9), Supply Bulletins, Lubrication Orders, and Modification Work Orders.
Explosives and Demolitions.
RECORDS AND REPORTS.
Army Equipment Record Procedures.
MAINTENANCE ALLOCATION CHART
Section I. INTRODUCTION
The purpose of the maintenance allocation chart is to provide all activities with maintenance functions to be
performed at each level of maintenance.
B-2. MAINTENANCE FUNCTIONS.
a. Inspect. To determine serviceability of an item by comparing its physical, mechanical, and electrical
characteristics with established standards.
b. Test. To verify serviceability and to detect electrical or mechanical failure by use of test equipment.
c. Service. To clean, to preserve, to charge, and to add fuel, lubricants, cooling agents, and air. If it is desired that
elements, such as painting and lubricating, be defined separately, they may be so listed.
d. Adjust. To rectify to the extent necessary to bring into proper operating range.
e. Align. To adjust specified variable elements of an item to bring to optimum performance.
f. Calibrate. To determine the corrections to be made in the readings of instruments or test equipment used in
precise measurement. Consists of the comparison of two instruments, one of which is a certified standard of known
accuracy, to detect and adjust any discrepancy in the accuracy of the instrument being compared with the certified
g. Install. To set up for use in an operational environment such as an emplacement, site, or vehicle.
h. Replace. To replace unserviceable items with serviceable assemblies, sub-assemblies, or parts.