Recoverability Code Explanation. (Continued)
Item requires special handling or condemnation procedures because of specific
reasons (such as precious metal content, high dollar value, critical material or
hazardous material). Refer to appropriate manuals/directives for specific
Field level reparable item. Condemn and dispose at either afloat or ashore
intermediate levels (Navy only).
Reparable item. Condemnation and disposal to be performed at contractor
NSN (Column (3)). The National Stock Number (NSN) for the item is listed in this column.
CAGEC (Column (4)). The Commercial and Government Entity Code (CAGEC) is a 5-digit code which is used to
identify the manufacturer, distributor, or government agency/activity 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 a NSN to requisition an item, the item you receive may have a different part
number from the number listed.
DESCRIPTION AND USABLE ON CODES (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 or
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 work packages.
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 quantity may change
from application to application.
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