Summary Information (click on this NSN number for detailed information: 1560-00-001-2368)
Plate, also referenced with federal logistics item name code 31495:
A flat or preformed item of metallic or nonmetallic material. it may vary in shape and its surface may be smooth and/or serrated. its thickness is small in comparison to both its length and width. it is designed to be mounted upon a surface or between two surfaces. its primary function is to strengthen, join, or separate aircraft structural parts. excludes plate, mending; shim; and spacer, plate.