h. Quantity Incorporated in Unit. Indicates the
DThe lowest maintenance level capable of com-
quantity of the item used in the breakout shown on
the illustration figure, which is prepared for a func-
plete repair of the support item is the depot
tional group, subfunctional group, or an assembly.
Z--Nonreparable. No repair is authorized.
4. Special Information
(3) Recoverability code. Recoverability codes
a. The following publications pertain to the
are assigned to support items to indicate the
AN/GVS-5 and its components:
disposition action on unserviceable items. The
11-5860-201-10, Laser Infrared Observation
recoverability code is entered in the fifth position of
the Uniform SMR Code format as follows:
11-5860-201-20, Laser Infrared Observation
Z--Nonreparable item. When unserviceable, con-
b. The illustrations in this manual are identical to
demn and dispose at the level indicated in
those published in TM 11-5860-201-30P. Only
those parts assigned the third position SMR main-
O -- R e p a r a b l e item. W h e n uneconomically
tenance code "C" or "O" are listed in the tabular
condemn a n d d i s p o s e a t
listing therefore, there may be a break in the item
number sequence. Only illustrations containing
F -- R e p a r a b l e item. W h e n uneconomically
organizational authorized items appear in this
reparable, condemn and dispose at the direct
c. National stock numbers (NSN's) that are
D--Reparable item. When beyond lower level repair
missing from P source coded item have been applied
capability, return to depot. Condemnation
for and will be added to this TM by future
and disposal not authorized below depot level.
change/revision when they are entered in the Army
Master Data File (AMDF). Until the NSN's are
c. National Stock Number. Indicates the National
established and published, submit exception
stock number assigned to the item and will be used
requisitions to Commander, US Army Com-
for requisitioning purposes.
munications and Electronics Materiel Readiness
d. Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer (FSCM).
Command, ATTN: DRSEL-MM, Fort Monmouth,
The FSCM is a 5-digit numeric code listed in SB
NJ 00703 for the part required to support your
708-42 which is used to identify the manufacturer,
distributor, or Government agency, etc.
e. Part Number. Indicates the primary number
5. How to Locate Repair Parts
used by the manufacturer (individual, company,
a. When National stock number or part number is
firm, corporation, or Government activity), which
controls the design and characteristics of the item
(1) First. Using the table of contents, determine
by means of its e n g i n e e r i n g drawings,
the functional group within which the item belongs.
This is necessary since illustrations are prepared for
requirements to identify an item or range of items.
functional groups and listings are divided into the
When a stock numbered item is
(2) Second. Find the illustration covering the
requisitioned, the repair part received
functional group to which the item belongs.
may have a different part number than
(3) Third. Identify the item on the illustration
the part being replaced.
and note the illustration figure and item number of
f. Description. Indicates the Federal item name
and, if required, a minimum description to identify
(4) Fourth. Using the Repair Parts Listing, find
the figure a n d item number noted on the
g. Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the standard
of the basic quantity of the listed item as used in
b. When National stock number or part number is
performing the actual maintenance function. This
measure is e x p r e s s e d b y a t w o - c h a r a c t e r
(1) First. Using the Index of National Stock
alphabetical abbreviation (e. g., ea, in, pr, etc). When
Numbers and Part Numbers, find the pertinent
the unit of measure differs from the unit of issue, the
National stock number or part number. This index
lowest unit of issue that will satisfy the required
is in NIIN sequence followed by a list of part num-
units of measure will be requisitioned.