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|Anomaly||Deviation - Procedural Published Material / Policy|
Deviation - Procedural Maintenance
Deviation - Procedural FAR
For cabin interim repairs; [we are] now asked to use new tape XXXX-300 and tape XXXX-01. Neither tape has FAA/pma [stamp approval]. I tested both tapes for self-extinguishing and both continued to burn with active flame.
Original NASA ASRS Text
Title: A Line Mechanic reports his Air Carrier Procedures Manual now directs them to use two new adhesive tapes for Cabin Interim Repairs. Neither of the tapes have FAA/PMA Approval Stamps for aircraft use and both continued to burn with active flame when tested for required self-extinguishing.
Narrative: For Cabin interim repairs; [we are] now asked to use new Tape XXXX-300 and Tape XXXX-01. Neither Tape has FAA/PMA [stamp approval]. I tested both Tapes for self-extinguishing and both continued to burn with active flame.
Data retrieved from NASA's ASRS site as of April 2012 and automatically converted to unabbreviated mixed upper/lowercase text. This report is for informational purposes with no guarantee of accuracy. See NASA's ASRS site for official report.