Repairable Item. When uneconomically repairable, condemn and dispose of the item at the intermediate
direct support or aviation intermediate category.
Repairable item. When uneconomically repairable, condemn and dispose of the item at the intermediate
general support category.
Repairable Item. When beyond lower category repair capability, return to depot. Condemnation and disposal
of item not authorized below depot category.
Repairable item. Condemnation and disposal not authorized below specialized repair activity.
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
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.
Part Number, Column (4). Indicates the primary number used at the manufacturer (individual, company,
firm, corporation, or Government activity), which controls the design and characteristics of the item at 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 part ordered, but go ahead and use or furnish It as
the replacement part.
Description and USABLE ON CODE, Column 5. This column includes the following information.
The Federal item name and, when required, a minimum description to identify the item.
The physical security classification of the item is indicated at the parenthetical entry (insert applicable
physical security classification abbreviation, e g , Phy Sec C1 (C) - Confidential, Phy Sec C1 (S) - Secret, Phy Sec C1
(T) - Top Secret).
Items that are included in kits and sets are listed below the name of the kit or set.
Spare/repair parts that make up an assembled item are listed immediately following the assembled item
Part numbers for bulk material are referenced in the description column in the line item entry for the
item to be manufactured/fabricated.
When the item is not used, part to be used differs between serial numbers of the same model, the
effective serial numbers are shown as the last line of the description.
The USABLE ON CODE, when applicable (see paragraph 4, Special Information).
In the Special Tools List section, the Basis Of Issue (BOI) appears as the last line(s) in the entry for
each special tool, special TMDE, and other special support equipment. When density of equipments supported exceeds
density spread indicated in the basis of issue, the total authorization is increased proportionately.
The statement "END OF FIGURE" appears just below the last item description in column five for a
given figure in both Sections II and III.