PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES Continued
ITEM TO BE
Make sure machine gun is clear of ammo
and barrel is free of obstructions.
a. Check that gun mount is complete, cradle pin,
bolts and ring are undamaged and securely
b. If ammunition is present, see that ammunition
boxes are stowed right.
c. Be sure gun is locked in travel position, unless
machine gun is required for immediate use.
d. If M3 tripod mount is present, make sure it is
stowed securely to the rear supports.
e. See TM 9-1005-213-10 (M2), or TM
9-1005-224-10 (M60) for machine gun PMCS.