L - Reparable item.
Condemnation and disposal not authorized below
specialized repair activity (SRA).
A - Item requires special handling or condemnation procedures because of
specific reasons (e.g., precious metal content, high dollar value,
critical material, or hazardous material).
Refer to appropriate
manuals/directives for specific instructions.
FSCM (column (3)) .
The Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer (FSCM) is a
5-digit numeric code which is used to identify the manufacturer, distributor,
or Government agency, etc., that supplies the item.
d. Part Number (column (4)).
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 you use a NSN to requisition an item,
the item you receive may have a different
part number from the part ordered.
e. Description and Usable on Code (UOC) (Column (5)). This column includes
the following information.
(1) The Federal item name and, when required, a minimum description to
identify the item.
(2) The statement END OF FIGURE appears just below the last item
description in Column (5) for a given figure in both sections II and III.
f. Qty (column (6))
Indicates the quantity of the item used in the
breakout shown on the illustration figure, which is prepared for a functional
group, subfunctional group, or an assembly.
A V appearing in this column in
lieu of a quantity indicates that the quantity is variable and the quantity
may vary from application to application.
F-4. Explanation of Columns (Section IV)
National Stock Number (NSN) Index.
(1) Stock numb er column.
This column lists the NSN by National item
identification number (NIIN) sequence.
The NIIN consists of the last nine
digits of the NSN.
When using this column to locate an item, ignore the first
four digits of the NSN.
When requisitioning items use the complete NSN (13