Packing and Marking Requirements for Southeast Asia and Stratcom
and Preparation for Delivery Requirements of Electronics Equip-
ment and Components.
Quality Assurance Terms and Definitions.
Marking for Shipment and Storage.
Packaging Requirements Code.
Storage and Materials Handling.
FEDERAL STOCK NUMBERS AND TEST REQUIREMENTS
PRESERVATION, PACKAGING AND PACKING
STORAGE QUALITY ASSURANCE PROVISIONS
1. Index Number. The four-digit index num-
b. Storage Quality Level (SQL). T h a t
q u a l i t y level applicable to storage sampling
ber of this storage quality assurance provision
inspection expressed in terms of percent de-
(SQAP) (reserved for future use in automatic
fective or defects per 100 units, whichever is
data processing) is to be assigned.
applicable, specified for a given group of de-
fects of a product. It is the maximum allow-
2. Federal Stock Number. Each item listed in
a b l e accidental departure from specification
requirements which can be tolerated.
i s subject to the provisions of this SQAP.
c. Defect. Any nonconformance of the unit
3. Definitions. Special terms used in this
of product with specified requirements.
SQAP are defined as follows:
d. Defective Unit. A unit of product which
a. Acceptance Quality Level (AQL). The
contains one or more defects.
nominal value expressed in terms of percent
defective or defects per 100 units, whichever
e. Critical Defect. A defect that judgment
is applicable, specified for a given group of
and experience indicate is likely to result in
d e f e c t s of a product. It is the maximum al-
hazardous or unsafe conditions for individuals
l o w a b l e accidental departure from specifica-
using, maintaining, or depending on the pro
t i o n requirements which can be tolerated.
duct performance of the tactical function of a