Section I. GENERAL INFORMATION.
Type of Manual. Organizational Maintenance Manual.
Model Number and Equipment Name. Grader, Heavy, Road, Motorized, DED, Commercial
Construction Equipment (CCE), Caterpillar Model 130G Grader (NSN 3805-01-150-4795).
Purpose. The grader is designed for rough and finished grading, low and high bank sloping, flat and V-
ditching, scarifying bituminous road mixes, and snow removal. Mission support role includes construction and
maintenance of roads, airfields, hardstands, drainage, site preparation for pipelines and river crossings.
MAINTENANCE FORMS, RECORDS AND REPORTS. Department of the Army forms and procedures used for
equipment maintenance will be those prescribed by DA PAM 738-750, The Army Maintenance Management System.
DESTRUCTION OF ARMY MATERIAL TO PREVENT ENEMY USE. TM 750-244-3, "Procedures for Destruction
of Equipment to Prevent Enemy Use."
PREPARATION FOR STORAGE AND SHIPMENT. Refer to TM 740-90-1 "Administrative Storage of Equipment";
TB 740-97-2 "Preservation of USAMECOM Mechanical Equipment for Shipment and Storage"; TM 38-230-1&2
"Preservation and Packing of Military Supplies and Equipment"; MIL-V062038 "Shipment and Limited Storage"; and SB
740-98-1 "Storage and Serviceability Standard: Tracked Vehicles, Wheeled Vehicles and Component Parts".
QUALITY ASSURANCE/QUALITY CONTROL (QA/QC).
No particular quality assurance or quality control technical manuals pertain specifically to the 130G
Grader. Use standard QA/QC procedures.
Defective material received through the supply system should be reported on a Quality Deficiency
Report (QDR), SF368. QDRs should be mailed directly to: Commander, U.S. Army Tank Automotive Command, ATTN:
AMSTA-MVB, Warren, Michigan 48397-5000. A reply will be furnished directly to you.