authorized to install the listed item. The maintenance level code is:
Recoverability code, column (1). Indicates whether unserviceable items should be returned for recovery or
salvage. Items not coded are expendable. Recoverability codes are:
Applied to repair parts and assemblies which are economically repairable at
DSU and GSU activities and are normally furnished by supply on an exchange
Applied to high dollar value recoverable repair parts which are subject to special
handling and are issued on an exchange basis. Such repair parts are normally
repaired or overhauled at depot maintenance activities.
Applied to repair parts specifically selected for salvage by reclamation units
because of precious metal content, critical materials, high dollar value
reusable casings and castings.
Federal Stock Number, Column (2). This column indicates the Federal stock number for the item.
Description, Column (3). This column indicates the Federal item name and any additional description of the item
required. A part number or other reference number is preceded by the applicable five-digit Federal supply code for
manufacturers in parentheses. Repair parts quantities included in kits, sets, and assemblies are shown in front of the
repair part name.
Unit of Issue, Column (4). This column indicates the unit used as a basis for issue, e.g., ea, pr, ft, yd, etc.
Quantity Incorporated in Unit Pack, Column (5). This column indicates the actual quantity contained in the unit
Quantity Incorporated in Unit, Column (6). This column indicates the quantity of the item used in the functional
Quantity Furnished with Equipment, Column (7). This column indicates the quantity of an item furnished with the
Quantity Authorized, Column (8). This column indicates the quantity of an item authorized the operator/crew to
have on hand or to obtain as required. As required items are indicated with an asterisk.
Illustration, Column (9). This column is divided as follows:
Figure Number, column (9)(a). Indicates the figure number of the illustration in which the item is shown.
Item Number, column (9) (b). Indicates the callout number used to reference the item in the illustration.
B-4. Explanation of Columns in the Tabular List of Maintenance and Operating Supplies-Section III
Item, Column (1). This column contains numerical sequenced item numbers, assigned to each component
application, to facilitate reference.
Component Application, Column (2). This column identifies the component application of each maintenance or
operating supply item.
Federal Stock Number, Column (3). This column indicates the Federal stock number for the item and will be
used for requisitioning purposes.
Description, Column (4). This column indicates the item and brief description.
Quantity Required for Initial Operation, Column (5). This column indicates the quantity of each maintenance or
operating supply item required for initial operation of the equipment.
Quantity Required for 8 Hours Operation, Column (6). This column indicates the estimated quantities required
for an average eight hours of operation.
Notes, Column (7). This column indicates informative notes keyed to data appearing in a preceding column.
B-5. Special Information