6-16. RUBBER. Do not paint rubber compo-
b. Use the applicable TM 11 series manual for
nents, either natural or synthetic.
c. On fixed wing aircraft, finish leading edges
6-17. ANTENNAS AND RADOMES.
of antennas and radomes exposed to the airstream
with rain-erosion-resistant system conforming to
Military Specification MIL-C-83231 or MIL-C-83445
a. If aircraft are painted without removing
antennas and radomes, thoroughly mask the anten-
nas and radomes.
Radomes are not to be stripped or painted.