SECTION II. FLIGHT INSTRUMENTS MAINTENANCE
FLIGHT INSTRUMENTS INSPECTION
This task covers:
8.29.2. Initial Setup
Armament/Electrical System Repairer
Access doors opened and covers, panels,
and fairings removed as necessary
a. Check flight instruments and instrument panel mounting areas for dents, nicks, and cracks. None
b. Check instrument panel screw holes for stripped or damaged threads. Acceptable thread damage cannot
exceed 50 percent of one thread.
c. Check front panels of instruments for dents, nicks, and cracks. None allowed.
d. Check instruments and their front panels, covers, switches, pointers, and knobs for loose installation.
e. Check instruments for loose or missing hardware. None allowed.
f. Check pointers on instrument faces for wear and damage. None allowed.
g. Check instrument scales for wear, illegibility, distortion, and discoloration. None allowed.
h. Check electrical connectors for loose installation. Inspect lockwire for loose or broken wires. None
i. Check instruments for fogging and moisture. None allowed.
j. Secure opened access doors; install removed access covers, panels, and fairings (para 2.2).
END OF TASK