equipments supported exceeds density spread indicated
in the basis of issue, the total authorization is increased
Reparable item. When uneconomically
reparable, condemn and dispose at the
g. Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the standard
general support level.
of the basic quantity of the listed items as used in
Reparable item. When beyond lower
performing the actual maintenance function. This
level repair capability, return to depot.
measure is expressed by a two-character alphabetical
abbreviation (e.g., ea, in, pr, etc.). When the unit of
authorized below depot level.
measure differs from the unit of issue, the lowest unit of
Reparable item. Repair, con-demnation,
issue that will satisfy the required units of measure will
and disposal not authorized below
depot/specialized repair activity level.
Item requires special handling or
h. Quantity Incorporated in Unit. Indicates the
condemnation procedures because of
quantity of the item used in the breakout shown on the
specific reasons (i.e., precious metal
illustration figure, which is prepared for a functional
content, high dollar value, critical
group, subfunctional group, or an assembly. A "V"
material or hazardous material). Refer to
appearing in this column in lieu of a quantity indicates
that no specific quantity is applicable, (e.g., shims,
c. National Stock Number. Indicates the National
Stock Number assigned to the item and will be used for
a. Repair parts kits and gasket sets appear as the
last entries in the repair parts listing for the figure in
which its parts are listed as repair parts or are listed at
d. Part Number. Indicates the primary number
the end of the repair parts listing for the last figure
used by the manufacturer which controls the design and
containing parts of the kit.
characteristics of the item by means of its engineering
drawings, specifications standards, and inspection
b. The following publications pertain to power plant
requirements to identify an item or range of items.
and its components.
requisitioned, the repair part received may
have a different part number than the part
Repair Parts and Special
e. Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer
DS and GS Maintenance
(FSCM). The FSCM is a 5-digit numeric code listed in SB
708-42 which is used to identify the manufacturer,
Depot Maintenance Work
distributor, or Government agency, etc.
f. Description. Indicates the Federal item name
a. When National Stock Number or Part Number is
and, if required, a minimum description to identify the
item. Items that are included in kits and sets are listed
(1) First. Using the table of contents, determine
below the name of the kit or set with the quantity of each
the assembly group within which the repair part belongs.
item in the kit or set indicated in the quantity incorporated
This is necessary since illustrations are prepared for
in unit column. When the part to be used differs between
assembly groups, and listings are divided into the same
serial numbers of the same model, the effective serial
numbers are shown as the last line of the description. In
(2) Second. Find the illustration covering the
the Special Tools List, the initial basis of issue (BOI)
assembly group to which the repair part belongs.
appears as the last line in the entry for each special tool,
TMDE, and support equipment. When density of