to form the required assembly at indicated
This manual lists repair parts, special tools, test and
support equipment required for the performance of
Parts and assemblies which are not procured or
organizational maintenance of the conversion, storage,
stocked and the mortality of which normally is
and charging unit.
below that of the end item or component. The
failure of such part or assembly should result
in retirement of the end item from the supply
This Repair Parts and Special Tools List is divided into
the following sections:
Repair parts which are not procured or stocked.
a. Prescribed Load Allowance (PLA)-Section II.
The requirement of such items will be filled by
A composite listing of the repair parts, special tools, test
the use of the next higher assembly or
and support equipment having quantitative allowances
for initial stockage at the organizational level.
Repair parts which are not stocked.
b. Repair Parts-Section III. A list of repair parts
indicated maintenance category requiring
authorized for the performance of maintenance at the
such repair parts will attempt to obtain them
organizational level in figure and item number
through cannibalization. Where. such repair
c. Special Tools, Test acid Support Equipment
Section IV. (Not applicable).
d. Federal Stock Number and Reference Number
through normal supply channels.
Index-Section V. A list of Federal Stock Numbers in
Major assemblies that are procured with PEMA
ascending numerical sequence followed by a list of
funds for initial issue only as exchange
reference numbers in ascending alpha-numeric
assemblies of DSU and GSU level. These
sequence, cross-referenced to the illustration figure
assemblies will not be stocked above GS and
number and item number.
DS level or returned to depot supply levels.
Items not illustrated are cross-
(2) Maintenance code indicates the lowest
referenced to group number.
category of maintenance authorized to install the listed
3. Explanation of Columns
item. The maintenance level code is:
The following provides an explanation of columns in the
tabular lists in sections II, III, and IV:
O........................... Organizational maintenance
a. Source, Maintenance, and Recoverability Codes
(3) Recoverability code indicates whether
unserviceable items. should be returned for recovery or
(1) Source code indicates the selection status
Items not coded are expendable.
and source for the listed item. Source codes are:
Recoverability codes are:
Repair parts which are stocked in or supplied
Applied to Repair parts (assemblies and
from the GSA/DSA, or Army supply system
and authorized for use at indicated
economically repairable at direct and general
support maintenance levels.
maintenance capability to repair these items
Repair parts which are procured and stocked for
does not exist, they are normally disposed of at
the GS level. When supply considerations
military essentiality of the end item dictates
dictate, some of these repair parts may be listed
that a minimum quantity be available in the
for automatic return to supply for depot level
repair as set forth in AR 710-50. When so
listed, they will be replaced by supply on an
Repair parts which are not procured or stocked,
but are to be manufactured in indicated
Repair parts and assemblies which are
economically repairable at DSU and GSU
activities and which normally are furnished by
Assemblies which are not procured or stocked
supply on an exchange basis. When items are
as such, but are made up of two or more
determined by a GSU to be uneconomically
units. Such component units carry individual
repairable they will be evacuated to a depot for
stock numbers and descriptions, are procured
evaluation and analysis before final disposition.
and stocked separately and can be assembled