Sec. 145.37 - Special housing and facility
(a) In addition to the housing and
facility requirements in §145.35, an applicant for a domestic repair
station certificate and rating, or for an additional rating, for
airframes, powerplants, propellers, instruments, accessories, or radios
must meet the requirements of paragraphs (b) to (f) of this section.
(b) An applicant for an airframe rating
must provide suitable permanent housing for at least one of the heaviest
aircraft within the weight class of the rating he seeks. If the location
of the station is such that climatic conditions allow work to be done
outside, permanent work docks may be used if they meet the requirements of
(c) An applicant for either a powerplant
or accessory rating must provide suitable trays, racks, or stands for
segregating complete engine or accessory assemblies from each other during
assembly and disassembly. He must provide covers to protect parts awaiting
assembly or during assembly to prevent dust or other foreign objects from
entering into or falling on those parts.
(d) An applicant for a propeller rating
must provide suitable stands, racks, or other fixtures for the proper
storage of propellers after being worked on.
(e) An applicant for a radio rating must
provide suitable storage facilities to assure the protection of parts and
units that might deteriorate from dampness or moisture.
(f) An applicant for an instrument
rating must provide a reasonably dust free shop if the shop allocated to
final assembly is not air conditioned. Shop and assembly areas must be
kept clean at all times to reduce the possibility of dust or other foreign
objects getting into instrument assemblies.