Reparable item. When uneconomically
have a different part number than the
reparable, condemn and dispose at the
part being replaced.
general support level.
e. Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer
Reparable item. When beyond lower level
(FSCM). The FSCM is a 5-digit numeric code listed in
repair capability, return to depot.
SB 708-42 which is used to identify the manufacturer,
Condemnation and disposal not authorized
distributor, or Government agency, etc.
below depot level.
f. Description. Indicates the Federal item name
Reparable item. Repair, condemnation,
and, if required, a minimum description to identify the
and disposal not authorized below
item. The physical security classification of the item is
depot/specialized repair activity level.
indicated by the parenthetical entry (insert applicable
physical security classification abbreviation, e.g., Phy
Item requires special handling or
Sec Cl (C)-Confidential, Phyec CI (S)-Secret, Phy Sec Cl
condemnation procedures because of
(T)-Top Secret). Items that are included in kits and sets
specific reasons (i.e., precious metal
are listed below the name of the kit or set with the
content, high dollar value, critical material
quantity of each item in the kit or set indicated in the
or hazardous material). Refer to
quantity incorporated in unit column. When the part to
appropriate manuals/directives for specific
be used differs between serial numbers of the same
model, the effective serial numbers are shown as the last
line of the description. In the Special Tools List, the
c. National Stock Number (NSN). Indicates the
initial basis of issue (BOI) appears as the last line in the
NSN assigned to the item and which will be used for
entry for each special tool, special Test, special Test,
Equipment (TMDE), and other special support
equipment. When density of the equipments supported
d. Part Number. Indicates primary number used by
exceeds density by the spread indicated in the BOI, the
the manufacturer (individual, company, firm, corporation,
total authorization is increased accordingly.
or Government activity), which controls the design and
characteristics of the item by means of its engineering
g. Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the standard
drawings, specifications, standards, and inspection
of the basic quantity of the standard of the basic quantity
requirements to identify an item or range of items.
of This measure is expressed by a two character
alphabetical abbreviation (e.g., ea, in, pr, etc). When the
unit of measure differs from the unit of issue, the lowest
When a stock numbered item is
unit of issue that will satisfy the required units of
requisitioned, the item received may
measure will be requisitioned.