Applied to parts and assemblies which are not procured or
stocked, be mortality of which is normally below that of the
applicable end item or component, and the failure of which
should result in retirement of the end item from the supply
Applied to repair parts which are not procured or stocked, the
requirement for which will be filled by use of the next higher
assembly or component.
Applied to repair parts which are not stocked. The indicated
maintenance category requiring such repair parts will attempt to
obtain them through cannibalization; if not obtainable through
cannibalization, such repair parts will be requisitioned with
supporting justification through normal supply channels.
Applied to major assemblies that are procured with PEMA
(Procurement Equipment Missiles Army) funds for initial issue
only to be used as exchange assemblies at DSU and GSU level.
These assemblies will not be stocked above DS or GS level or
returned to depot supply level.
(2) Maintenance code, indicates the lowest category of maintenance authorized to install the listed item. The
maintenance level code is:
(3) Recoverability code, indicates whether unserviceable items should be returned for recovery or salvage. Items
not coded are expendable. Recoverability codes are:
Applied to repair parts (assemblies and components) which are
considered economically repairable at direct and general
support maintenance levels. When the 'maintenance capability
to repair these items does not exist, they are normally disposed
of at the GS level. When supply considerations dictate, some of
these repair parts may be listed for automatic return to supply
for depot level repair as set forth in AR 710-50. lien so listed,
they will be replaced by supply on an exchange basis.