Section I. INTRODUCTION
Item procured and stocked for insurance purpose because
essentiality dictates that a minimum quantity be available
This manual lists repair parts, special tools, and
in the supply systems.
support equipment required for the performance of
organizational, direct support, and general support
PC Item procured and stocked and which otherwise would be
maintenance of the Laser Range Finder Test Set.
coded PA except that it is deteriorative in nature.
PD Support item, excluding support equipment. procured for
initial issue or outfitting and stocked only for subsequent or
This Repair Parts and Special Tools List is
additional issues or outfittings. Not subject to automatic
divided into the following Sections:
PE Support equipment procured and stocked for initial issue or
parts authorized at the organizational, direct support, and
outfitting to specified maintenance repair activities.
general support levels for the performance of
PF Support equipment which will not be stocked but which will
maintenance. The list also includes parts which must be
be centrally procured on demand .
removed for the replacement of the authorized parts.
PG Item procured and stocked to provide for sustained support
Parts lists are composed of functional groups in
for the life of the equipment. It is applied to an item
ascending numerical sequence, with parts in each group
peculiar to the equipment which, because of probable
listed in figure and item number sequence.
discontinuance or shutdown of production facilities, would
prove uneconomical to reproduce at a later time.
b. Special Tools List-Section III. A list of
KD An item of a depot overhaul/repair kit and not purchased
special tools, test and support equipment authorized for
separately Depot kit defined as a kit that provides items
the performance of maintenance at the organizational,
required at the time of overhaul or repair.
direct support and general support levels.
KF An item of a maintenance kit and not purchased separately.
Maintenance kit defined as a kit that provides an item that
c. National Stock Number and Reference
can be replaced at organizational or intermediate levels of
sequence, of all National Stock numbers appearing in the
KB Item included in both a depot overhaul/repair kit and a
listings followed by a list, in alphameric sequence, of all
reference numbers appearing in the listings. National
MO Item to be manufactured or fabricated at organizational level.
stock number and reference numbers are cross-
MF Item to be manufactured or fabricated at the direct support
referenced to each illustration figure and item number
MH Item to be manufactured or fabricated at the general support
3. Explanation of Columns.
MD Item to be manufactured or fabricated at the depot
The following provides an explanation of columns
AO Item to be assembled at organizational level.
found in the tabular listings.
AF Item to be assembled at direct support maintenance level.
AH Item to be assembled at general support maintenance level.
a. Source, Maintenance, and Recoverability
AD Item to be assembled at depot maintenance level.
XA Item is not procured or stocked because the requirements for
the item will result in the replacement of the next higher
(1) Source code.
Source codes are
assigned to support items to indicate the manner of
XB Item is not procured or stocked. If not available through
acquiring support items for maintenance, repair, or
overhaul of end items. Source codes are entered in the
XD Support items lists in this RPSTL-TM with assigned
first and second positions of the Uniform SMR Code
maintenance and recoverability codes and no source
format as follows:
normal channels by use of the part number and FSCM.
PA Item procured and stocked for anticipated or known usage.
Such support items are not normally stocked.