quantity is applicable, (e.g., shims, spacers, etc.) 4.
d. Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer (FSCM).
The FSCM is a 5-digit numeric code listed in SB 708-42
which is used to identify manufacturer, distributor, or
a. In the parts list some items are indented to show
Government agency, etc.
that they are a component or components of the item
under which they are indented.
e. Part Number. Indicates the primary number used
by the manufacturer which controls the design and
b. Repair parts kits and gasket sets appear as the
characteristics of the item by means of its engineering
last entries in the repair parts listing for the figure in which
drawings, specifications standards, and inspection
its parts are listed as repair parts or are listed at the end
requirements to identify an item or range of items.
of the repair parts listing for the last figure containing
parts of the kit.
f. Description. Indicates the Federal item name and
if required, a minimum description to identify the item.
c. The following publications pertain to the crane
Items that are included in kits and sets are listed below
barge and its components.
the name of the kit or set with the quantity of each item in
Operators and Organizational
the kit or set indicated in the quantity incorporated in unit
Maintenance Repair Parts and
column. When the part to be used differs between serial
Special Tools List 5. How to
numbers of the same model, the effective serial numbers
Locate Repair Parts.
are shown as the last line of the description. In the
Special Tools List, the initial basis of issue (BOI) appears
a. When National Stock Number or Part Number is
as the last line in the entry for each special tool. TMDE,
and support equipment. When density of equipment
(1) First. Using the table of contents, determine
supported exceeds density spread indicated in the basis
the assembly group within which the repair part belongs.
of issue, the total authorization is increased accordingly.
This is necessary since illustrations are prepared for
g. Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the standard of
assembly groups, and listings are divided into the same
the basic quantity of the listed items as used in
performing the actual maintenance function.
(2) Second. Find the illustration covering the
measure is expressed by a two-character alphabetical
assembly group to which the repair part belongs.
abbreviation (e.g., ea, in, pr, etc.). When the unit of
Identify the repair part on the
measure differs from the unit of issue, the lowest unit of
illustration and note the illustration figure and item
issue that will satisfy the required units of measure will be
number of the repair part.
(4) Fourth. Using the Repair Parts Listing, find
h. Quantity Incorporate in Unit.
the figure and item number noted on the illustration.
quantity of the item used in the breakout shown on the
illustration figure, which is prepared for a functional group,
b. When National Stock Number or Part Number is
subfunctional group, or an assembly. A ((V)) appearing in
this column in lieu of a quantity indicates that no specific