maintenance category requiring such repair parts will
attempt to obtain same through cannibalization.
This manual lists repair parts, special tools, test and
Where such repair parts are not obtainable through
support equipment required for the performance of
cannibalization, requirements will be requisitioned,
direct support, general support, and depot maintenance
of the conversion, storage and charging unit.
Major assemblies that are procured with PEMA funds
This Repair Parts and Special Tools List is divided into
for initial issue only as exchange assemblies of DSU
the following sections:
and GSU level. These assemblies will not be
a. Repair Parts-Section II. A list of repair parts
stocked above DS and GS level or returned to depot
authorized for the performance of maintenance at the
(2) Maintenance code indicates the lowest
direct support, general support, and depot level in figure
category of maintenance authorized to install the listed
and item number sequence.
item. The maintenance level codes are:
b. Special Test and Support Equipment -Section III.
O............ Organizational maintenance
c. Federal Stock Number and Reference Number
F ............ Direct support maintenance
Index-Section IV. A list of Federal stock numbers in
H ............ General support maintenance
ascending numerical sequence followed by a list of
D ............ Depot maintenance
reference numbers in ascending alpha-numeric
(3) Recoverability code indicates whether
sequence, cross-referenced to the illustration figure
unserviceable items should be returned for recovery or
number and item number.
Items not coded are expendable.
Recoverability codes are:
Note. Items not illustrated are cross-referenced to
3. Explanation of Columns
components)which are considered economically
The following provides an explanation of columns in the
repairable at direct and general sup port
When the maintenance
a. Source, Maintenance, and Recoverability Codes
capability to repair these items does not exist, they
are normally disposed of at the GS level. When
(1) Source code indicates the selection status and
supply conditions dictate, some of these repair parts
source for the listed item. Source codes used are:
may be listed for automatic return to supply for depot
level repair as set forth in AR 710-50. When so
Repair parts which are stocked in or supplied from
listed, they will be replaced by supply on an
the GSA/DSA or Army supply system and author
ized for use at indicated maintenance categories.
Repair parts and assemblies which are economically
repairable at DSU and GSU activities and which are
Repair parts which are procured and stocked for
normally furnished by supply on an exchange basis.
insurance purposes because the combat or military
When items are determined by a GSU to be
essentiality of the end item dictates that a minimum
uneconomically repairable, they will be evacuated to
quantity be available in the supply system.
a depot for evaluation and analysis before final
Repair parts which are not procured or stocked, but
are to be manufactured in indicated maintenance
High dollar value recoverable repair parts which are
levels. A Assemblies which are not procured or
subject to special handling and are issued on an
stocked as such, but are made up of two or more
exchange basis. Such repair parts are normally
units. Such component units carry individual stock
repaired or overhauled at depot maintenance
numbers and descriptions, are procured and stocked
separately and can be assembled to form the
Repair parts specifically selected for salvage by
required assembly at indicated maintenance
reclamation units because of precious metal content,
categories. X Parts and assemblies which are not
critical materials, or high dollar value reusable
procured or stocked and the mortality of which
casings or castings.
normally is below that of the end item or component.
The failure of such part or assembly should result in
b. Federal Stock Number. This column indicates
retirement of the end item from the supply system
the Federal stock number assigned to the item and will
be used for requisitioning purposes.
Repair parts which are not procured or stocked. The
requirement for such items will be filled by use of the
c. Description. This column indicates the Federal
next higher assembly or component.
item name and any additional description of
Repair parts which are not stocked. The indicated