(3) Recoverability code. Recoverability codes
g. Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the stand-
are assigned to support items to indicate the dis-
ard of the basic quantity of the listed item as used
position action on unserviceable items, The re-
in performing the actual maintenance function.
coverability code is entered in the fifth position
This measure is expressed by a two-character al-
of the Uniform SMR Code format as follows:
phabetical abbreviation (e.g., ea, in, pr, etc).
When the unit of measure differs from the unit
of issue, the lowest unit of issue that will satisfy
the required units of measure will be requisitioned,
Z--Nonreparable item. When unserviceable, con-
h. Quantity Incorporated in Unit. Indicates the
demn and dispose at the level indicated in
quantity of the item used in the breakout shown
on the illustration figure, which is prepared for a
O--Reparable item. When uneconomically repar-
functional group, subfunctional group, or an as-
able, condemn and dispose at organizational
sembly. A "V" appearing in this column in lieu of
a quantity indicates that no specific quantity is
applicable, (e.g., shims, spacers, etc).
H--Reparable item. When uneconomically repar-
able, condemn and dispose at the general
4. Special Information
a. The following publications pertain to the
D--Reparable item. When beyond lower level re-
AN/ARC102 and its components:
pair capability, return to depot. Condemna-
tion and disposal not authorized below depot
TM 11-5821-24812, Radio Set AN/ARC102
TM 115821-24820P, Radio Set AN/ARC-102
A--Item requires special handling or condemna-
TM 11-5821248-35, Radio Set AN/ARC102
tion procedures because of specific reasons
b. National stock numbers (NSN's) that are
(i.e., precious metal content, high dollar
missing from P source coded items have been
value, critical material or hazardous mate-
applied for and will be added to this TM by future
rial). Refer to appropriate manuals/direc-
change/revision when they are entered in the
tives for specific instructions.
Army Master Data File (AMDF). Until the
NSN's are established and published, submit ex-
c. National Stock Number. Indicates the Na-
ception requisitions to Commander, US Army
tional stock number assigned to the item and will
Communications-Electronics Command, ATTN:
be used for requisitioning purposes.
DRSEL-MM, Fort Monmouth, NJ 07703 for the
d. Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer
part required to support your equipment.
(FSCM). The FSCM is a 5-digit numeric code
listed in SB 708-41/42 which is used to identify
5. How to Locate Repair Parts
the manufacturer, distributor, or Government
a. When National stock number or part number
e. Part Number. Indicates the primary number
(1) First. Using the table of contents, deter-
used by the manufacturer (individual, company,
mine the functional group within which the item
firm, corporation, or Government activity), which
belongs. This is necessary since illustrations are
controls the design and characteristics of the item
prepared for functional groups and listings are
by means of its engineering drawings, specifica-
divided into the same groups.
tions, standards, and inspection requirements to
identify an item or range of items.
(2) Second. Find the illustration covering
the functional group to which the item belongs.
(3) Third. Identify the item on the illustra-
When a stock numbered item is requisi-
tion and note the illustration figure and item num-
tioned, the repair part received may have
ber of the item.
a different part number than the part
(4) Fourth. Using the Repair Parts Listing,
find the figure and item number noted on the
f. Description. Indicates the Federal item name
b. When National stock number or part number
and, if required, a minimum description to iden-
tify the item.