Get your M24 repaired.Because the M24 sniper weapon system The M24 SWS (Sniper Weapon System) is the military and police version of the Remington 700 rifle, M24 being the model name assigned by the United States Army after adoption as their standard sniper rifle in 1988. It is also used by the Israeli Defence Forces (IDF). is such a precise weapon, repairing it is very precise. That means almost anything that needs fixing must be fixed by Remington Arms, the manufacturer.
So how do you get it to Remington?
Begin by asking your installation accountable property officer to prepare a DD Form 1348 using a document identifier code (DIC DIC diffuse intravascular coagulation; disseminated intravascular coagulation.
disseminated intravascular coagulation
Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) ) FTE (report of excess) and AOE (requisition with exception data), which are covered by Chap 7 of AR 725-50, Requisition, Receipt, and Issue System.
The exception data should include the M24's serial number, the FTE document number, and a point of contact, including a commercial or DSN phone number.
TACOM-Rock Island will respond with an FTR (reply to report of excess) that will direct you to ship the M24 to Remington. Remington will return the repaired weapon to you using the document number from the AOE.
If you're OCONUS OCONUS Outside the Continental United States
OCONUS Outside Contiguous United States and don't have access to US registered mail, TACOM-RI TACOM-RI Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command - Rock Island Arsenal (US Army) will direct you to send the M24 to Anniston Army Depot Anniston Army Depot (ANAD) is a major United States Army facility fulfilling various depot operations. Primary missions are the repair of tracked vehicles and storage of chemical weapons (Anniston Chemical Activity). The depot is located in Anniston, Alabama. , which will ship it to Remington.
The FTE and AOE can be phoned into TACOM-RI at (309) 782-2774/DSN 793-2774 or faxed to (309) 782-2640/DSN 793-2640 or emailed to: email@example.com
For more info, contact George Riley, (309) 782-3843/DSN 793-3843, or Doug Carlstrom, (309) 782-2361/DSN 793-2361, or your local TACOM-RI logistics assistance representative.