c. Description. Indicates the Federal item name
Parts and assemblies which are no-t procured or stocked
and any additional description of the item required. The
and the mortality of which normally is below that of
index number has been included as "same as" items. A
the applicable end item or component. The failure of
part number or other reference number is followed by
such part or assembly should result in retirement of
the applicable five digit Federal supply code for
the end item from the supply system.
manufacturers in parentheses.
X1 Repair parts which are not procured or stocked. The
requirement for such items will be filled by use of the
d. Unit of Measure(U/M). A two character
next higher assembly or component.
alphabetic abbreviation indicating the amount or quantity
X2 Repair parts which are not stocked, The indicated
maintenance category requiring such repair parts will
of the item upon which the allowances are based, e.g.
attempt to obtain same through cannibalization.
ft, ea, pr, etc.
Where such repair parts are not obtainable through
cannibalization. Where such repair parts are not
e. Quantity Incorporated in Unit. Indicates quantity
obtainable through cannibalization, requirements will
of the item used in the PP-6624/U. Subsequent
appearances of the same item in the same assembly are
through normal supply channels.
indicated by the letters "REF."
G Major assemblies that are procured with PEMA funds for
initial issue only as exchange assemblies at DSU and
f. 15-day Organizational Maintenance Allowances.
GSU level. These assemblies will not he stocked
above DS and GS level or returned to depot supply
(1) The allowance columns are divided into
(2) Maintenance code indicates the lowest
four subcolumns. Indicated in each subcolumn, opposite
category of maintenance authorized to install the listed
the first appearance of each item, is the total quantity of
item, The maintenance level codes are:
items authorized for the number of equipments
supported. Subsequent appearances of the same item
will have the letters "REF" in the allowance columns.
Items authorized for use as required, but not for initial
O ---------------------- Organizational Maintenance
stocakage, are identified with and asterisk in the
F ----------------------- Direct Support Maintenance
H----------------------- General Support Maintenance
D----------------------- Depot Maintenance
(2) The quantitive allowances for
organizational level of maintenance represents one initial
(3) Recoverability code indicates whether
prescribed load for a 15-day period for the number of
unserviceable items should be returned for recovery or
equipments supported. Units and organizations
salvage. Items not coded are expendable.
authorized additional prescribed loads authorized by the
Recoverability codes are:
quantity of repair parts reflected in the appropriate
density column to obtain the total quantity of repair parts
R Repair parts and assemblies that are economically
repairable at DSU and GSU activities and normally
(3) Organizational units providing
are furnished by supply on an exchange basis.
maintenance for more than 100 of these equipments
S Repair parts and assemblies that are economically
shall determine the total quantity of parts required by
repairable at DSU and GSU activities and which
coverting the equipment quantity to a decimal factor by
normally are furnished by supply on an exchange
placing a decimal point before the next to last digit of the
basis. When items are determined by GSU to b e
number to indicate hundredths, and multiplying the
uneconomically reparable, they will be evacuated to a
depot for evaluation and analysis before activities.
decimal factor by the parts and quantity authorized in the
T High dollar value recoverable repair parts which are
51-100 allowance column. Example, authorized
subject to special handling and are issued on an
allowance for 51-100 equipments is 12: for 140
exchange basis. Such repair parts normally are
equipments multiply 12 by 1.40 or 16.80 rounded off to
repaired or overhauled at depot maintenance
17 parts required.
U Repair parts specifically selected for salvage by
(4) Subsequent changes to allowances will be
reclamation units because of precious metal content,
limited as follows: No change in the range of items is
critical materials, or high dollar value reusable casing
authorized. If additional items are considered
necessary, recommendation should be
b. Federal Stock Number. Indicates the Federal
stock number assigned to the item and will be used for