The machine gun fundamental skills test should be held periodically to ensure that proficiency with the MG is maintained by all crewmen. It consists of 10 fundamental skills; all tasks are hands-on (Figure 5-29). The test should be given prior to range firing on a go/no-go basis.
2. Disassemble the MG.
3. Assemble the MG.
4. D&a function check.
5. Mltntain the MG.
6. Set the headspace on the MG.
7. Set the timing on the MG.
9. Perform immediate action on the MG. 10. Unload the MG.
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