means of its engineering drawings, specifications standards, and
inspection requirements, to identify an item or range of items.
When a stock numbered item is requisitioned, the
repair part received may have a different part
number than the part being replaced.
Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer (FSCM). The FSCM is
a 5-digit numeric code listed in SB 708-42 which is used to identify
the manufacturer, distributor, or Government agency, etc.
c. Figure No. (Fig. No.).
Indicates the figure number of the
illustration in which the item is shown .
In. ex No.. The number used to identify each item called
out in the illustration.
e. National Stock Number.
Indicates the National stock number
assigned to the item and will be used for requisitioning purposes.
Source codes are assigned to support items
(1) Source Code.
to indicate the manner of acquiring support items for maintenance,
Source codes are entered in the
repair, or overhaul of end items.
first and second positions of the Uniform SMR Code format as follows:
Item procured and stocked for anticipated or known usage.
A support item that is not stocked. When required, item
will be procured through normal supply channels.