(2) Painting behind the horizontal restraining rail will be by two spray passes one from the top and
one from the bottom, at angles that will assure coverage of the entire area behind the rails. Any resulting
runs on the inside of the container walls are acceptable.
(3) After bottom surfaces have been painted (primer only) a coat of approved automotive undercoating
conforming to MIL-C-16173, Grade 1, will be applied to the entire bottom surface, including cross
members, bottom rails and floor boards.
(4) Undercoating must be applied to a film thickness as specified in MIL-C-16173.
a. The phrase, "Do Not Use Forklifts", will be stenciled in 1.75 inch (44.45 mm) white letters along the
center of the bottom rail of the door end and in 4 inch (101.6 mm) white letters along the center of the bottom
rail of the other three sides of the container.
b. International Organization For Standardization (ISO) marking shall be stenciled in accordance with
The painting of the words "US Army MILVAN", as outlined in MIL-C-52661 and MILVAN fabrica-
tion Drawing No. 13219E0030, Sheet 1 of 6, is no longer required. Other marking requirements remain un-
d. Placard and CSC Plates. Affixing placard and CSC (Convention for Safe Container) plates will be
in accordance with Drawing No. (97403) 13222E7458. Placard plates will be installed by using blind rivets.
Placard plates require 8 rivets each and CSC plates require 4 rivets each: (MIL-R-24243/6).
e. Do not drill holes for CSC plates until plates are provided as GFM (Government Furnished Material).