Item is not procured or stocked because the requirements for the item will result in the replacement of the next
Item is not procured or stocked. If not available through salvage. requisition.
A support item that is not stocked. When required, item will be procured through normal supply channels
NOTE: Cannibalization or salvage may be used as a source of supply for any items source coded above except those
coded XA or XD.
(2) Maintenance code. Maintenance codes are assigned to indicate the levels of maintenance authorized to use
and repair support items. The maintenance codes are entered in the third and fourth positions of the Uniform SMR Code
format as follows:
(a ) The maintenance code entered in the third position .will indicate the lowest maintenance level authorized to
move, replace, and use the support item. The :maintenance code entered in the third, position will :indicate one of the
following levels of .maintenance:
Crew : or operator maintenance performed within organizational maintenance
Support item is removed, replaced used at the organizational level
Support item is removed, replaced, used by the direct support element of integrated direct support maintenance
Support item is removed, replaced used at the direct support level
Support item is removed, replaced used at the general support level
Support items that are removed, replaced used at depot, Mobile depot, specialized repair activity only.
NOTE: Codes I and F will be considered the same by direct support units
(b) The maintenance code entered in the fourth position indicates whether the item is to be repaired and identifies
the lowest maintenance level with the capability to complete repair.(i.e. , all authorized maintenance functions). This
position will contain one of the following maintenance codes:
The lowest maintenance level capable of complete repair of the support item is the organizational level
The lowest maintenance level capable of complete repair of the support item is the direct support level
The lowest maintenance level capable of complete repair of the support item is the general support level
The lowest maintenance level capable of complete repair of the support item is the depot level
Repair restricted to designated specialized repair activity
Non reparable. No repair is authorized.
No repair is authorized. The item may be reconditioned by adjusting, lubricating, etc., at the user level. No parts
special tools are procured for the maintenance of this item.
(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 as follows:
Non reparable item. When serviceable, condemn and dispose at the level indicated in position 3.
Reparable item. When uneconomically reparable, condemn and dispose at organizational level.
Reparable item. When uneconomically reparable, condemn and dispose at the direct support level.
Reparable item. When uneconomically reparable, condemn and dispose at the general support level.
Reparable item-. When beyond lower level repair capability. return to depot. Condemnation and disposal not
authorized below depot level.
Reparable item. Repair. condemnation, and disposal not authorized below; depot/specialized repair activity level
Item requires special handling or :condemnation procedures because of specific reasons(i e. Precious metal
content ,high dollar value, critical material or hazardous material) Refer to appropriate Manuals/directives for
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 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.
NOTE : 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, if required, a minimum description to identify the item.
Items that are included in kits and sets are listed below the name of the kit or set with the quantity of each item in the
kit or set indicated in the quantity incorporated in unit column. When the part