column indicates the Federal Stock Number assigned
to the item and will be used for requisitioning purposes.
through cannibalization. Where such repair
c. Description Column 3.
indicates the Federal item name and any additional
descrip-tion of the item required. A part number or other
reference number is followed by the applicable five-digit
Federal supply code for manufacturers in parentheses.
-Repair part authorized for local procurement.
Where such repair parts are not obtainable
d. Unit of Measure (U./M), Column 4. A 2
from local procurement, requirements will
character alphabetic abbreviation indicating the amount
be requisitioned through normal supply
of quantity of the item upon which the allowances are
channels accompanied by a supporting
based, e.g., ft., ea., pr., etc.
statement of non-availability from local
e. Quantity Incorporated in Unit, Column 5.
-Major assemblies that are procured with PEMA
This column indicates the quantity of the item used in
funds for initial issue only as ex-change
the TS-716/U. Subsequent appearances of the same
assemblies at DSU and GSU level. These
item iir he same assembly are indicated by the letters "
assemblies will not be stocked above DS
and GS level or returned to depot supply
(2) Maintenance code, indicates the lowest
30 day, DS/GS Maintenance Allowances,
category of maintenance authorized to install the listed
Column 6 and 7.
item. The maintenance level codes are:
Allowances in GS column are for GS
F------------Direct Support Maintenance
(1) The allowance columns are divided
H ----------General Support Maintenance
into three subcolumns. Indicated in each subcolumn,
opposite the first appearance of each item, is the total
(3) Recoverability code, indicates whether
quantity of items authorized for the number of
unserviceable items should be returned for recovery or
equipments supported. Subsequent appearances of the
Items not coded are expendable.
same item will have the letters " EF" in the applicable
Recoverability codes are:
Items author-ized for use as
required, But not for initial stock-age, are identified with
an asterisk in the allowance column.
(2) The quantitative allowances for GS
-Repair parts and assemblies that are
levels of maintenance will represent initial stockage for
economically reparable at DSU and GSU
a 30-day period for the number of equipments
activities and normally are furnished by
supply on an exchange basis.
(3) Determination of the total quantity of
-Repair parts and assemblies which are
parts required for maintenance of more than 100 of
economically reparable at DSU and GSU
these equipments can be accomplished by converting
activities and which normally are funrished
the equipment quantity to a decimal factor by placing a
by supply on an exchange basis. When
decimal point before the next to last digit of the number
items are determined by a GSU to be
to indicate hundredths and multiplying the decimal
uneconomically repairable, they will be
factor by the parts quantity authorized in the 51-100
evacuated to a depot for evaluation and
allowance column. Example, authorized allowance for
analysis before final dis-position.
51-100 equipments is 40; for 150 equipments multiply
-High dollar value recoverable repair parts
40 by 1.50 or 60 parts required.
which are subject to special handling and
are issued on an exchange basis, such
repair parts normally are repaired or
Equipments/Contingency Planning Purposes, Column 8.
overhauled at depot maintenance activities.
This column indicates opposite the first appearance of
-Repair parts specifically selected for salvage
each item the total quantity required for distribu-tion and
by reclamation units because of precious
contingency planning purposes. The range of items
metal content, critical materials, or high
indicates total quantities of all
dollar value, reusable casings or castings.
Federal Stock Number, Column 2.