Section I. GENERAL INFORMATION
Line Printer RP-273/MYQ-4 (fig. 1-0) is a compact, self-contained unit that prints computer output data on continuous
form paper at a rate of up to 340 lines per minute. In the rest of this manual it will be called line printer. Use this manual
for organizational and/or direct support maintenance of the line printer.
1-2. INDEX OF PUBLICATIONS
Refer to the latest issue of DA PAM 310-1 to determine whether there are new editions, changes or additional publications
pertaining to the line printer.
1-3. MAINTENANCE FORMS, RECORDS, AND REPORTS
Department of the Army forms and procedures used for equipment maintenance will be those prescribed by TM 38-750,
The Army Maintenance Management System (TAMMS).
1-4. DESTRUCTION OF ARMY ELECTRONICS MATERIEL
Destruction of Army electronics materiel to prevent enemy use shall be in accordance with TM 750-244-2.
1-5. ADMINISTRATIVE STORAGE
Administrative storage of equipment issued to and used by Army activities will have Preventive Maintenance Checks and
Services (PMCS) performed before storing. When removing the equipment from administrative storage, the PMCS
checks should be performed to assure operational readiness. Disassembly and repacking of equipment for limited storage
are covered in TM 740-90-1.
1-6. REPORTING EQUIPMENT IMPROVEMENT RECOMMENDATIONS (EIR)
If your line printer needs improvement, let us know. Send us an EIR. You, the user, are the only one who can tell us what
you don't like about your equipment. Let us know why you don't like the design or performance. Put it on an SF 368
(Quality Deficiency Report). Mail it to us at Commander, U. S. Army Communications and Electronics Command and
Fort Monmouth, Attn: DRSEL-ME-MP, Fort Monmouth, NJ 07703. We'll send you a reply.