January 29th, 1945
On the increase of guaranteed service life of tank diesel engines
In connection with improvements in design and production of tank engines built at NKTP factories and improved use and handling in the army, the State Committee of Defense decrees that:
Starting on March 1st, 1945, the following guaranteed service lives are set for tank engines:
- For 500 hp tank engines, 250 hours instead of the previously established 200 hours.
- For 500-700 hp tank engines, 200 hours instead of the previously established 150 hours.