General Information (Cont)
1-37. CORROSION PREVENTION AND CONTROL (CPC).
Corrosion Prevention and Control (CPC) of Army materiel is a continuing
concern, particularly since the TFFT usually operates in a wet environment.
It is important that any corrosion problems be reported so they can be
corrected and improvements can be made to prevent problems in the future.
While corrosion is typically associated with the rusting of metals, it can also
include deterioration of other materials, such as rubber and plastic. Unusual
cracking, softening, swelling, or breaking of these materials may be a
If a corrosion problem is identified, it should be reported to your supervisor.
1-38. MAINTENANCE FORMS AND RECORDS.
Department of the Army forms and procedures used for equipment
maintenance will be those prescribed by DA PAM 738-750, The Army
Maintenance Management System (TAMMS).
1-39. EQUIPMENT IMPROVEMENT REPORT AND MAINTENANCE
DIGEST (EIR MD) AND EQUIPMENT IMPROVEMENT REPORT
AND MAINTENANCE SUMMARY (EIR MS).
The quarterly Equipment Improvement Report and Maintenance Digest,
TB 43-0001 series contains valuable field information on equipment covered
in this manual. Information in the TB 43-0001 series is compiled from some
of the Equipment Improvement Reports that have been prepared on vehicles
covered in this manual. Many of these articles result from comments,
suggestions, and improvement recommendations that were submitted to the
EIR program. The TB 43-0001 series contains information on equipment
improvements, minor alterations, proposed Modification Work Orders
(MWO's), warranties (if applicable), actions taken on some of the DA Form
2028's (Recommended Changes to Publications). Refer to the
TB 43-0001 series periodically for the most current and authoritative
information on the equipment. The information will help to do a better job
and will advise of the latest changes to this manual. Also refer to DA Pam
25-30, Consolidated Index of Army Publications and Blank Forms, and
Appendix A, References, of this manual.