REPAIR PARTS AND SPECIAL TOOLS LIST
Section 1. lNTRODUCTION
B-1. Scope. This appendix lists spares and repair
(1) Source code. Source codes indicate the
manner of acquiring support items for maintenance,
parts; special tools; special test, measurement, and
repair, or overhaul of end items. Source codes are
diagnostic equipment (TMDE); and other special sup-
port equipment required for the performance of direct
entered in the first and second positions of the Uniform
support maintenance of the Collective Protection
SMR Code format as follows:
Equipment for TACFIRE. It authorizes the requisitioning
and issue of spares and repair parts as indicated by the
source and maintenance codes.
Item procured and stocked for anticipated or
B-2. General. This Repair Parts and Special Tools
List is divided into the following sections:
poses because essentiality dictates that a
a. Section Il. Repair Parts List. A list of spares and
minimum quantity be available in the supply
repair parts authorized for use in the performance of
maintenance. The list also includes parts which must be
Item procured and stocked and which otherwise
removed for replacement of the authorized parts. Parts
would be coded PA except that it is deteriorative
lists are composed of functional groups in numeric
sequence, with the parts in each group listed in figure
Support item, excluding support equipment, pro-
and item number sequence. Bulk materials are listed in
National stock number (NSN) sequence.
only for subsequent or additional initial issues or
b. Section III. Special TOOIS List. Not applicable.
c. Section IV. National Stock Number and Part
Number Index. A list in National item identification
Support equipment procured and stocked for ini-
number (NIIN, the last nine figures of the NSN)
tial issue or outfitting to specified maintenance
sequence, of all National stock numbers (NSNS)
appearing in the listings, followed by a list in alphameric
sequence of all part numbers appearing in the listings.
Support equipment which will not be stocked but
National stock numbers and part numbers are cross-
which will be centrally procured on demand.
-referenced to each illustration figure and item number
Item procured and stocked to provide for sus-
tained support for the life of the equipment. It is
applied to an item peculiar to the equipment
B-3. Explanation of Columns.
which, because of probable discontinuance or
a. Illustration. This column is divided as follows:
shutdown of production facilities, would prove
(1) Figure number. Indicates the figure number
uneconomical to reproduce at a later time.
of the illustration on which the item is shown.
An item of a maintenance kit and not purchased
(2) Item number. The number used to identify
separately. Maintenance kit defined as a kit that
item called out in the illustration.
provides an item that can be replaced at organi-
b. Source, Maintenance, and Recoverability
zational or intermediate levels of maintenance.
Item included in both a depot overhaul/repair kit
and a maintenance kit.