ARMY TM 10-1670-282-23&P
AIR FORCE T.O. 13C530-2
NAVY NAVAIR 13-1-33
Marking and Restenciling.
This task covers:
Brush, Stenciling, Item 4, Appendix D
Layout on packing table or other suitable area.
Ink, Marking, Item 14, Appendix D
Marker, Felt Tip, Black, Item 15, Appendix D
Pen, Ball Point, Item 16, Appendix D
Stencilboard, Oiled, Item 19, Appendix D
Stenciling should be used whenever possible. A ballpoint pen or felt tip marker should be
used only where stenciling is not possible, or when stenciling devices are not available.
However, only felt tip markers that contain parachute marking ink and marked "FOR
PARACHUTE MARKING" are authorized for use in marking air delivery hems. Any type
ball point pen using black or blue ink may be used for marking on labels only.
Original stenciled data or marking that becomes faded, illegible, obliterated, or removed
as a result of performing a repair procedure will be remarked with a ballpoint pen, felt tip
marker, or restenciled. All marking or restenciling will be done on, or as near as possible
to, the original location and should conform to the original lettering type and size.
Marking. Using a marking device, such as a ballpoint pen or felt tip marker, mark on, or as near as possible
to, original location and conform to original lettering type and size.
Restenciling. Proceed as follows:
Cut oiled stencilboard to original lettering type and size of data to be restenciled.
Place cut stencilboard over, or as near as possible to, original marking to be restenciled.
Place additional sheet of stencilboard beneath the area to be restenciled to prevent the marking ink from
penetrating to other areas.
Hold stencilboard in place and, using stenciling brush filled with parachute marking ink, restencil original