41/42 which is used to identify the manufacturer,
distributor, or Government agency, etc.
H- item is removed, replaced, used at the general
e. Part Number. Indicates the primary number
used by the manufacturer (individual, company, firm,
D- items that are removed, replaced, used at depot,
corporation, or Government activity), which controls the
mobile depot, specialized repair activity only.
design and characteristics of the item by means of its
(b) The maintenance code entered in
engineering drawings, specifications, standards, and
the fourth position indicates whether the item is to be
inspection requirements to identify an item or range of
repaired and identifies the lowest maintenance level with
the capability to perform complete repair (i.e., all
authorized maintenance functions). This position will
When a stock numbered item is
contain one of the following maintenance codes:
requisitioned, the repair part received
F- lowest maintenance level capable of complete
may have a different part number
repair of the support item is the direct support
than the part being replaced.
f. Description. Indicates the Federal item name
H- lowest maintenance level capable of complete
and, if required, a minimum description to identify the
repair of the support item is the general support
g. Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the standard of
D- lowest maintenance level capable of complete
the basic quantity of the listed item as used in performing
repair of the support item is the depot level.
the actual maintenance function. This measure is
expressed by a two-character alphabetical abbreviation
Z- No repair is authorized.
(e.g., ea, in, pr, etc). When the unit of measure differs
(3) Recoverability code. Recoverability codes
from the unit of issue, the lowest unit of issue that will
are assigned to support items to indicate the disposition
satisfy the required units of measure will be
action on unserviceable items. The recoverability code is
entered in the fifth position of the Uniform SMR Code
h. Quantity Incorporated in Unit. Indicates the
format as follows: Recoverability codes Definition Z-
quantity of the item used in the breakout shown on the
Nonreparable item. When unserviceable, condemn and
illustration figure, which is prepared for a functional
dispose at the level indicated in position 3.
group, subfunctional group, or an assembly.
F- Reparable item.
reparable, condemn and dispose at the direct
4. Special Information
a. Detailed manufacturing instructions for items
source coded to be manufactured or fabricated are found
reparable, condemn and dispose at the general
in TM 11-5895-1090-34.
b. The following publications pertains to the AM-
D- Reparable item. When beyond lower level repair
6704/TSC and its components: TM 11-5895-1090-34,
capability, return to depot. Condemnation and
Amplifier-Mixer, AM-6704/TSC (To be published).
disposal not authorized below depot level.
c. National stock numbers (NSN's) that are missing
L- Reparable item. Repair, condemnation, and
from P source coded items have been applied for and
disposal not authorized below depot/specialized
will be added to this TM by future change/revision when
repair activity level.
they are entered in the Army Master Data File (AMDF).
A- Item requires special handling or condemnation
Until the NSN's are established and published, submit
procedures because of specific reasons (i.e.,
exception requisitions to: Commander, US Army
precious metal content, high dollar value, critical
material or hazardous material).
Monmouth, ATTN: DRSEL-MM, Fort Monmouth, NJ
appropriate manuals/directives for specific
07703 for the part required to support your equipment.
5. How to Locate Repair Parts
c. National Stock Number. Indicates the National
a. When National stock number or part number is
stock number assigned to the item and will be used for
d. Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer (FSCM).
The FSCM is a 5-digit numeric code listed in SB 708-