MIL-STD-1861 Revision A, March 28, 1993
ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ASSEMBLIES, BOARDS, CARDS, AND ASSOCIATED HARDWARE, SELECTION AND USE OF
Includes all amendments and changes through Cancellation Notice 1, December 31, 1998
Additional Comments: CNCL S/S BY MIL-HDBK-1861
This standard establishes the criteria for the design and treatment of printed wiring boards, circuit card assemblies, and associated hardware.
The purpose of this standard is to:
a. Provide the designers of new equipment with a selection of standard items for military applications.
b. Control and minimize the variety of items used in military equipment in order to facilitate logistic support of the equipment in the field.
c. Outline criteria pertaining to the use of items for design purposes for new equipment.