SECTION II. Tools
Tools listed in this appendix will enhance crew members and mechanics at all levels to
accomplish Battlefield Damage and Assessment repairs in a more expedient manner.
Some tools listed may already be on hand in the unit.
The column marked "Level" indicates the maintenance level at which it is recommended
these items be stocked or carried. The unit commander may modify the items in the
list and the maintenance levels carrying the items, based on current mission
requirements and recent operational experience.
The items marked "C" (Crew) are recommended to be carried on the vehicle for use in
combat emergencies at the discretion of the unit commander. Those items marked
"MT" are recommended to be carried by each Battlefield Damage Assessment and
Repair Maintenance Team (MT). Some of these items may already be available at
organizational maintenance, however, additional items will be required to stock each
MT. Those items marked "0" are recommended to be stocked at organizational and
those marked "MST" are recommended to be carried by the DS maintenance support