Reparable item. When beyond lower level repair capability, return to depot. Condemnation and disposal of
item not authorized below depot level.
Reparable item. Condemnation and disposal not authorized below specialized repair activity (SRA).
item requires special handling or condemnation procedures because of specific reas ons (e.g., precious
metal content, high dollar value, critical material, or hazardous material). Refer to appropriate
manuals/directives for specific instructions.
NSN (Column (3)). National Stock Number.
CAGFC (Column (4)). The Commercial and Government Entity Code (CAGEC) is a 5-digit numeric code which is
used to identify the manufacturer, distributor, or Government agency/activity that supplies the item.
PART NUMBFR (Column (5)). 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 an NSN to requisition an item, the item you receive may have a
different part number from the number fisted.
DESCRIPTION AND USABLE ON CODE (UOC) (Column (6)). This column includes the following information:
The Federal item name and, when required, a minimum description to identify the item.
Part numbers of bulk materials are referenced in this column in the line entry to be manufactured/fabricated.
The statement "END OF FIGURE" appears just below the last item description in Column (6) for a given
figure in both Section II and Section III.
QTY (Column (7)). The QTY (quantity per figure) column 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 instead of a quantity indicates that the quantity is variable and may vary from application to
4. EXPLANATION OF INDEX FORMAT AND COLUMNS (SECTION IV).
NATIONAL STOCK NUMBER (NSN) INDEX.
STOCK NUMRFR Column. This column lists the NSN in national item identification number (NIIN) sequence.
The NIIN consists of the last nine digits of the NSN, i.e.
When using this column to locate an item, ignore the first four digits of the NSN. Use the complete NSN (13 digits)
when requisitioning items by stock number.
FIG. Column. This column lists the number of the figure where the item is identified/located. The figures are
in numerical order in Section II and Section III.
ITEM Column. The item number identifies the item associated with the figure listed in the adjacent FIG.
column. This item is also identified by the NSN listed on the same line.