OPERATOR AND UNIT MAINTENANCE MANUAL
(INCLUDING REPAIR PARTS AND SPECIAL TOOLS LIST)
FOR WATER QUALITY ANALYSIS SET: PURIFICATION (WQAS-P)
REPAIR PARTS AND SPECIAL TOOLS LIST (RPSTL) INTRODUCTION
D - Repairable item. When beyond lower category repair capability, return to depot. Condemnation and disposal of item not
authorized below depot category.
L - Repairable item. Condemnation and disposal not authorized below specialized repair activity.
EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS IN THE REPAIR PARTS LIST AND SPECIAL TOOLS LIST. (continued)
A - 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 specific instructions.
NSN (Column 3). The NSN for the item is listed in this column.
CAGEC, 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, etc., 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 P/N from the number listed.
DESCRIPTION AND USABLE ON CODE, Column (6). This column includes the following information:
The Federal item name and, when required, a minimum description to identify the item.
Part numbers for bulk material are referenced in the description column in the line item entry for the item to be
Hardness Critical Item (HCI). A support item that provides the equipment with special protection from
electromagnetic pulse (EMP) damage during a nuclear attack.
The statement END OF FIGURE appears just below the last item description in column (6) for a given figure in
both the repair parts list and special tools list.
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 function group, subfunctional group, or an assembly. a "V" appearing in this
column instead of a quantity indicates that the quantity is bvariable and quantity may change from application to