repair (i e, all authorized maintenance functions). This position will contain one of the following maintenance
Nonreparable. No repair is authorized.
(3) Recoverability Code. Recoverability codes are assigned to support items to indicate the disposition
action on unserviceable items. The recoverability code is entered in the fifth position of the Uniform SMR Code format
Nonreparable item. When unserviceable, condemn and dispose at the level indicated in position 3.
c. National Stock Number.
Indicates the National stock number assigned to the item and will be used for
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 and inspection requirements, to identify an item or range of items.
When a stock numbered item is requisitioned, the repair part received may have a different
part number than the part being replaced.
e. Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer (FSCM). The FSCM is a 5-digit numeric code listed in SB 708-42
which is used to identify the manufacturer, distributor, or Government agency, etc.
f. Description. Indicates the Federal item name and any additional description required to identify the item
g. Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the standard of the basic quantity of the listed item as used in performing the
actual maintenance function. 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 unit of issue that will satisfy the required units of
measure will be requisitioned.
h. Quantity Incorporated in Unit. Indicates the quantity of the item required for one assembly only, including
instances when similar assemblies are broken down together. A "V" appearing in this column in lieu of a quantity
indicates that no specific quantity is applicable (e.g., shims, spacers, etc.).
C-4. Special Information. Not applicable
C-5. How to Locate Repair Parts. Not Applicable
C-6. Abbreviations . Not applicable.