7 - This block is titled Outsize Dimension. Check for the total number of
pieces having outsize dimensions (pieces having length, width, or
height exceeding 6 feet) loaded aboard the vessel at the POE (see
Last two blocks - Page No./No. of Pages.
Check for appropriate page numbers and
number of pages.
The lower part of DD Form 1386 is divided into two sections. The first section
is the Description and Location of Heavy Lifts and Other Special Data; the other
section is Total Cargo Loaded.
You must remember that pieces of cargo that
exceed 5 short tons (10,000 lb) fall into the heavy lift category; also, pieces
of cargo that have outsized dimensions that exceed 6 feet fall into this special
In both these cases, SEAVANs and MILVANs are excluded from
consideration; for outsized dimensions, CONEXes and POVs are excluded.
Line a of the body is applicable when using DD Form 1386 for the recapitulation.
When Line a is used, the body of the form is divided into two parts (see Figure
DD Form 1386 Divided Into Two Parts.
Description and Location of Heavy Lifts and Other Special Data
In this section (see Figure 4-4), check the following data for each heavy lift or
for mail by destination and stowage location: