SHIPMENT AND LIMITED STORAGE AND DEMOLITION
TO PREVENT ENEMY USE
Section I. SHIPMENT AND STORAGE
Repackaging of equipment for limited storage normally
To disassemble Test Set, Control Monitor-Recording
will be performed at a packaging facility or by a
Head AN/AYM-9, remove the film pack and clean the
rollers (paragraph 3-8b); then follow the instructions
repackaging team. Should emergency packaging be
required, select the materials from those listed in SB 38-
provided in paragraph 3-9d. The equipment can be
100. Package the equipment in accordance with the
repacked for shipment or limited storage after the above
original packaging, insofar as possible, with the
procedures are performed.
Section II. DEMOLITION TO PREVENT ENEMY USE
5-3. Authority for Demolition
Be extremely careful with explosives and
Demolition of the equipment will be accomplished only
incendiary devices to prevent injury or death to
upon order of the commander. Use the destruction
personnel. Use this method only when the
procedures outlined in paragraph 54 to prevent further
need is extremely urgent.
use of the equipment.
5-4. Methods of Destruction
d. Explode. Use explosives to complete demolition
or to cause maximum damage, before burning, when
The following methods of destruction may be used, as
time does not permit complete demolition by other
a. Smash. Smash all components of Test Set,
means. Powder charges, fragmentation grenades, or
incendiary grenades may be used. Incendiary grenades
Control Monitor-Recording Head AN/AYM-.
usually are most effective.
sledges, hammers, crowbars, axes, and any other heavy
e. Dispose. Bury or scatter destroyed parts or throw
b. Cut. Cut all cable assemblies and internal wiring.
them into nearby waterways. This method is particularly
applicable to parts that have not been completely
Use any cutting tool available to accomplish this.
c. Burn. Burn as much of Test Set, Control Monitor-
Recording Head AN/AYM-9 as is flammable. Use
Report the destruction of equipment through command
gasoline, kerosene, oil, flame-throwers, and other similar
channels as soon as practicable.
Burn the technical manuals,
cables, wiring, and spare parts.