and dispose of the item at organizati
and dispose of the item at the direct
onal or aviation
support or aviation
and dispose of the item at the general support level.
When beyond lower level repair capabil-
ity, return to depot.
Condemnation and disposal of
item not authorized below depot level.
Condemnation and disposal not authorized
below specialized repair activity (SRA).
--Item requires special handling or condemnation procedures
because of specific reasons (e.g., precious metal content,
hiqh dollar value, critical material, or hazardous mate-
Refer to appropriate manuals/directives for
FSCM (Column (3)) .
The Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer (FSCM) is
a 5-digit numeric code which is used to identify the manufacturer, distributor,
or Government agency, etc., that supplies the item.
PART NUMBER (Column (4)).
Indicates the primary number used by the manu-
facturer, (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 an NSN to requisition an item, the item you
receive may have a different part number from the part
DESCRIPTION AND USABLE ON CODE (UOC) (Column (5)). This column includes
the following information:
(1) The Federal item name and, when required, a minimum description to
identify the item.
(2) The physical security classification of the item is indicated by the
parenthetical entry, e.g., Phy Sec C1 - Confidential, Phy Sec C1 (S)
- Secret, Phy Sec C1 (T) - Top Secret.