UNIT MAINTENANCE INSTRUCTIONS
Section I. REPAIR PARTS; SPECIAL TOOLS; TEST, MEASUREMENT,
AND DIAGNOSTIC EQUIPMENT (TMDE); AND SUPPORT EQUIPMENT
3-1. Common Tools and Equipment.
For authorized common tools and equipment, refer to the Modified Table of Organization and Equipment (MTOE)
applicable to your unit unless otherwise specified by the procuring activity.
3-2. Special Tools, TMDE, and Support Equipment.
There are no special tools or equipment required for this Technical Manual.
3-3. Repair Parts.
Repair parts are listed and illustrated in Appendix C of this manual.
Section II. SERVICE UPON RECEIPT OF MATERIAL
3-4. Initial Receipt.
When any component of the personnel STABO extraction system or cargo and personnel lowering anchoring device are
received from a supply source, a technical/rigger type inspection will be performed. This inspection is to be conducted
by the using unit prior to placing the items in service. After inspection, the concerned equipment may be either stored or
placed into use for the insertion/extraction of personnel as may be required.
A technical/rigger type inspection is a complete and thorough inspection of an individual insertion/extraction item,
including associated parts and components. The following criteria cites the specifics applicable to accomplishing a
technical/rigger type inspection which will be performed by a qualified parachute rigger in accordance with AR 750-32.
Upon initial receipt of procured equipment issued to a using unit by a supply source.
Immediately before equipment is packed or rigged for use in insertion/extraction operations.
Before and after repairs or modifications are made.
At any other time as deemed necessary by the insertion/extraction equipment maintenance officer.