Section I PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS
Preventive maintenance checks and services (PMCS)
is the systematic care, service, and inspection of equip-
ment to insure that the equipment is serviceable and to
prevent the occurrence of trouble.
a. Operator's maintenance consists of the follow-
(1) Daily and monthly preventive maintenance.
( 2 ) Troubleshooting.
b. Repair of the still picture camera components is
not authorized at operational level. If corrective main-
tenance or repair is required, refer the equipment to
the next level of maintenance.
3-2. PMCS Periods, Reporting, and Procedures
a. PMCS Periods. Preventive maintenance checks
and services table 3-1 lists checks to be performed
daily when camera set is in use. If the camera set is not
used daily, it should be checked and serviced immedi-
ately before being put to use and as soon after being
used as possible. When not in regular use, do not allow