(1) Source Code. Source codes indicate
1. Scope. This manual lists spares and repair
manner of acquiring support items
p a r t s ; special tools; special test, measurement, and
maintenance, repair or overhaul of end items.
diagnostic equipment (TMDE), and other special
Source codes are entered in the first and second
support equipment required for performance of
positions of the Uniform SMR Code format as
organizational, direct support, and general sup-
p o r t depot maintenance of the spray outfit, paint.
I t authorizes the requisitioning and issue of spares
and repair parts as indicated by the source and
a n t i c i p a t e d or known usage.
2. General. This Repair Parts and Special Tools
purposes because essentiality dictates
L i s t is divided into the following sections:
that a minimum quantity be available in
t h e supply system.
and repair parts authorized for use in the per-
Item procured and stocked and which
formance of maintenance, The list also includes
otherwise would be coded PA except
parts which must be removed for replacement of
that it is deteriorative in nature.
the authorized parts. Parts lists are composed of
Support item, excluding support
functional groups in ascending numeric sequence,
e q u i p m e n t , procured for initial issue or
w i t h the parts in each group listed in figure and
i t e m number sequence. Bulk materials are listed in
q u e n t or additional initial issues or out-
fitting. Not subject to automatic
b . S e c t i o n I I I . S p e c i a l T o o l s L i s t . A list of
special tools, special TMDE, and other special
Support equipment procured and
s u p p o r t equipment authorized for the performance
Support equipment which will not be
N u m b e r I n d e x . A list, in National Item Identifica-
s t o c k e d but which will be centrally pro-
tion Number (NIIN) sequence, of all National
c u r e d on demand.
Stock Numbers (NSN) appearing in the listings,
f o l l o w e d by a list in alphanumeric sequence of all
Item procured and stocked to provide
part numbers appearing in the listings. National
f o r sustained support for the life of the
stock numbers and part numbers are cross-
equipment. It is applied to an item
referenced to each illustration figure and item
number appearance. This index is followed by a
because of probable discontinuance or
cross-reference list of reference designators to
s h u t d o w n of production facilities, would
f i g u r e and item numbers.
prove uneconomical to reproduce at a
3. Explanation of Columns.
An item of a depot overhaul/repair kit
a n d not purchased separately. Depot kit
a. Illustration. This column is divided as
d e f i n e d as a kit that provides items re-
quired at the time of overhaul or repair.
(1) Figure Number. I n d i c a t e s t h e f i g u r e
An item of a maintenance kit and not
number of the illustration on which the item is
defined as a kit that provides an item
( 2 ) Item Number, The number used to identify
t h a t can be replaced at organizational or
item called out in the illustration.
i n t e r m e d i a t e levels of maintenance.
b. Source, Maintenance and Recoverability