(b) The maintenance code entered in the fourth
and inspection requirements to identify an item or range
position indicates whether the item is to be re-
paired and identifies the lowest maintenance level
with the capability to perform complete repair (i. e.,
all authorized maintenance functions). This position
When a stock numbered item is requisition-
will contain one of the following maintenance codes:
ed, the repair part received may have a dif-
ferent part number than the part being
F--The lowest maintenance level capable of complete
repair of the support item is the direct support
e. Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer (FSCM).
The FSCM is a 5-digit numeric code listed in SB
H--The lowest maintenance level capable of com-
708-41/42 which is used to identify the manu-
plete repair of the support item is the general
facturer, distributor, or Government agency, etc.
f. Description. Indicates the Federal item name and,
D--The lowest maintenance level capable of
if required, a minimum description to identify the
complete repair of the support item is the depot
g. Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the standard
Z--Nonreparable. No repair is authorized.
of the basic quantity of the listed item as used
(3) Recoverability code. Recoverability codes are
in performing the actual maintenance function. This
assigned to support items to indicate the dis-
measure is expressed by a two-character alphabetical
position action on unserviceable items. The recover-
abbreviation (e.g., ea, in, pr, etc). When the unit
ability code is entered in the fifth position of the
of measure differs from the unit of issue, the
Uniform SMR Code format as follows:
lowest unit of issue that will satisfy the required
units of measure will be requestioned.
h. Quantity Incorporated in Unit. Indicates the
quantity of the item used in the breakout shown on
Z--Nonreparable item. When unserviceable, condemn
the illustration figure, which is prepared for a
and dispose at the level indicated in position 3.
functional group, subfunctional group, or an assembly
F--Reparable item. When uneconomically reparable,
A "V" appearing in this column in lieu of a
quantity indicates that no specific quantity is ap-
condemn and dispose at the direct support level.
H--Reparable item. When uneconomically reparable,
plicable, (e.g., shims, spacers, etc).
condemn and dispose at the general support level.
4. Special Information
D--Reparable item.When beyond lower !evel repair
a. Usable on code references to the plain, A and
capability, return to depot. Condemnation and dis-
B models of the AN/GRC-142(*) are applicable
posal not authorized below depot level.
to the respective models of the AN/GRC-122(*).
L--Reparable item. Repair, condemnation, and dis-
all reference to "duplex operation" refer to the
posal not authorized below depot/specialized repair
AN/GRC-122(*). Identification of the usable on
codes used in this publication are:
c. National Stock Number. Indicates the National
stock number assigned to the item and will be used
for requisitioning purposes.
d. Part Number. Indicates the primary number used
by the manufacturer (individual, company, firm,
corporation, or Government activity), which controls
the design and characteristics of the item by means
of its engineering drawings, specifications, standards,