Fabricated racks ok if certified.
* have hinged locking bars with hinge pins welded or otherwise secured to the rack frame.
* be secure enough to prevent weapons, receivers, or barrels from being disassembled and removed while locked in the rack without using tools.
* use at least 3/8-in diameter bolts or machine screws. Bolts and nuts must be tack welded, brazed, or peened. Any modifications to standard-issue racks, including adding an adapter bar to the M12 rack to store M4 carbines, must also be approved by TACOM. Send requests for rack certification or modification to:
TACOM EA-SALD ATTN: AMSTA-LC-CSL-D Rock Island, IL 61299-6000
Questions? Contact James Rollins at (309) 782-1797/DSN 793-1797 or email: email@example.com
The NSNs for the standard-issue racks are: Rack Weapon NSN 1095- M11 M1 and M14 rifle 00-897-8755 M12 M16 rifle/M4 carbine 00-407-0674 M13 M249 machine gun 01-197-7902 M14 M9/M11 pistol 01-236-2203 M15 MK 19 machine gun 01-216-9295 M240 machine gun 01-466-2065
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|Publication:||PS, the Preventive Maintenance Monthly|
|Date:||Jun 1, 2004|
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