MIL-S-85848 1987 Edition, May 1, 1987
SLEEVING, FOR IDENTIFICATION MARKING, HEAT SHRINKABLE, GENERAL SPECIFICATION FOR
Includes all amendments and changes through Cancellation Notice 1, December 8, 2010
Additional Comments: CNCL REFER TO SAE AS85848
This specification establishes the requirements for various types of identification sleeving that will shrink to a predetermined size upon the application of heat after it has been marked. Continuous operating temperature ratings range from −55° to 175°C (−67° to 347°F). (See 6.1).
Part numbers under this specification are coded as follows:
See applicable specification sheet for example. Beneficial comments (recommendations, additions, deletions) and any pertinent data which may be of use in improving this document should be addressed to: Systems Engineering and Standardization Department (Code 93), Naval Air Engineering Center, Lakehurst, NJ 08733, by using the self-addressed Standardization Document Improvement Proposal (DD Form 1426) appearing at the end of this document or by letter.
The color shall be identified in accordance with the following:
Designator Color Designator Color 0 Black 6 Blue 1 Brown 7 Violet (Purple) 2 Red 8 Gray (Slate) 3 Orange 9 White 4 Yellow C Clear 5 Green P Pink