Section I. GENERAL INFORMATION
a. Type of Manual. Operators Manual.
b. Equipment Name and Model Number. Truck, Forklift: Adverse Terrain, 10, 000 Lb Capacity, M544E.
c. Purpose of Equipment. The forklift truck is designed for conventional loading and unloading or stacking and
unstacking of suitably packaged materiel.
1-2. MAINTENANCE FORMS AND PROCEDURES.
Department of the Army forms and procedures used for the equipment will be those prescribed by DA Pam 738-750,
The Army Maintenance Management System (TAMMS) Maintenance Management.
1-3. CORROSION PREVENTION AND CONTROL.
a. Corrosion Prevention and Control (CPC) of Army materiel is a continuing concern. It is important that any corrosion
problems with this item be reported so that the problem can be corrected and improvements can be made to prevent the
problem In future items.
b. While corrosion Is typically associated with rusting of metals, it can also include deterioration of other materials,
such as rubber and plastic. Unusual cracking, softening, swelling, or breaking of these materials may be a corrosion
c. If a corrosion problem is identified, it can be reported using SF Form 368 (Product Quality Deficiency Report). Use
of key words such as "corrosion, " "rust, " "deterioration, " or "cracking" will ensure that the information is identified as a
CPC problem. The form should be submitted to the address specified in DA Pam 738-750.
1-4. DESTRUCTION OF ARMY MATERIEL TO PREVENT ENEMY USE.
For destruction of Army materiel to prevent enemy use, refer to TM 750-244-3.