d. Unit of Measure (U/M). A 2 character alphabetic abbreviation indicating the amount or quantity of the item upon
which the allowances are based, e.g., ft, ea, pr, etc.
e. Quantity Incorporated in Unit. Indicates the quantity of the item used in the functional group or the assembly
"V" appearing in this column in lieu of a quantity indicates that a definite quantity cannot be indicated (e.g., shims,
15-Day Organizational Maintenance Allowance.
(1) The allowance columns are divided into four subcolumns. Indicated in each subcolumn opposite the first
appearance of each item is the total quantity of the items authorized it the number item 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 stockage are identified with an asterisk in the allowance column.
(2) The quantitative allowances for organizational level of maintenance represents one initial prescribed load
for a 15-day period for the number of equipments supported. Units and organizations authorized additional
prescribed loads will multiply the number of prescribed loads authorized by the quantity of repair parts reflected in the
appropriate density column to obtain the total quantity of repair parts authorized.
(3) Organizational units providing maintenance for more than 100 of these equipments shall determine the total
quantity of parts required by converting the equipment quantity to a decimal factor by placing a decimal point before
the next to last digit of the number to indicate hundredths, and multiplying the decimal factor by the parts quantity
authorized in the 51-100 allowance column. Example, authorized allowance for 51-100 equipments is 12; for 140
equipments multiply 12 by 1.40 or 16.80 rounded off to 17 parts required.
(4) Subsequent changes to allowances will be limited as follows: No change in the range of items is authorized.
If additional items are considered necessary, recommendation should be forwarded to the U.S. Army Mobility
Equipment Command for exception or revision to the allowance list. Revisions to the range of items authorized will
be made by the U.S. Army Mobility Equipment Command based upon engineering experience, demand data, or
g. 30-Day DS/GS Maintenance Allowances.
(1) The allowance columns are divided into three subcolumns. Indicated in each subcolumn, opposite the first
appearance of each