Reparable item. When uneconomically reparable, condemn and dispose of the item at the
General Support level.
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 Activ-
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.
NSN (Column (3)). The national stock number for the item is listed in this column
CAGEC (Column(4)). Commercial and Government Entity Code (CAGEC) is 5-digit numeric code
which is used to identify the manufacturer, distributor, or Government agency/activiy that supplies the item.
PART NUMBER (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 listed.
DESCRIPTION ON CODE (UOC) (Column (6). This column includes the following
(1). The Federal item name and, when required, a minimum description to identify the item.
(2). Part numbers of bulk materials are referenced in this column in the line entry to be
(3). 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 Ill.
(4). The Usable On Code, when applicable. (See paragraph C.5, Special Information.)
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 application.
EXPLANATION OF INDEX FORMAT AND COLUMNS (SECTION IV).
NATIONAL STOCK NUMBER (NSN) INDFX.
(1). STOCK NUMBER Column. This column lists the NSN in national item identification number (NllN)
sequence. The NIIN consists of the last nine digits of the NSN, e.g.
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.
(2). 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 Ill.
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