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.
Installation drawing, diagram, instruction sheet, field service drawing, that is identified. by manufactures part
A support item that is not stocked. When required, item will be procured through normal supply channels.
Cannibalization or salvage may be used as a source of supply for any items source coded above except
those coded XA and aircraft support items as restricted by AR 750-1.
(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
remove, 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 at the direct support level
Support item is removed, replaced used at the genera support level.
Support items that are removed, replaced, used at depot, mobile depot, specialized repair activity only
(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 perform 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
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.
Nonreparable No repair is authorized
No repair is authorized. The item may be reconditioned by adjusting, lubricating, etc., at the user level. No parts or
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:
Nonreparable item. When unserviceable, condemn and dispose at the level indicated in position 3.
Reparable item. When uneconomically repairable, condemn and dispose at organizational level.
Reparable item. When uneconomically repairable, 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
National Stock Number. Indicates the National stock number assigned to the item and will be used for
Federal Supply Code for .Manufacturer (FSCM). The FSCM is a 5-digit numeric code listed in SB 708-41 42
which is used to identify the manufacturer, distributor, or Government agency, etc.
Part .Number. Indicates the primary number used by the manufacturer (individual company. firm. corpora-.