The importance of having good technical manuals[Johannesburg, 18 February 2019] -
Technical manuals have been around since the invention of the first complex piece of equipment. Manuals have always been motivated by the need to instruct operators on the safe and correct operation of the equipment and for technicians to know how to maintain and repair it.
The military expanded and developed the idea of maintenance intensively through the concept of Integrated Logistic Support (ILS), which brought together support elements, such as availability, spare parts, scheduled maintenance intervals and tasks, repair tasks, inspection cycles, and training in both operation and repair.
Manuals come in all different shapes, sizes, and levels of complexity; from installation manuals to user manuals; and from maintenance manuals to parts manuals... [Full Story...]