that no specific quantity is applicable, (e.g., shims,
arable, condemn and dispose at the direct
H - Reparable item. When uneconomically rep-
4. Special Information
arable, condemn and dispose at the gen-
The following publications pertain to the
eral support level.
ME-165/G and its components:
C. .National Stock Number. Indicates the National
TM 11-6625-333-15, Standing-Wave-Ratio Power
stock number assigned to the item and will be used for
d. Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer (FSCM).
5. How to Locate Repair Parts
The FSCM is a 5-digit numeric code listed in SB
a. When National stock number or part number is
708-41/42 which is used to identify the manufacturer,
distributor, or Government agency, etc.
(1) First. Using the table of contents, determine,
e. Part Number. Indicates the primary number used
the functional group within which the item belongs.
by the manufacturer (individual, company, firm, cor-
This is necessary since illustrations are prepared for
poration, or Government activity), which controls the
functional groups and listings are divided into the same
design and characteristics of the item by means of its
engineering drawings, specifications, standards, and
(2) Second. Find the illustration covering the func-
inspection requirements to identify an item or range of
tional group to. which the item belongs.
(3) Third. Identify the item on the illustration and
note the illustration figure and item number of the
When a stock numbered item is requi-
sitioned, the repair part received may
(4) Fourth. Using the Repair Parts Listing, find
have a different part number than the
the figure and item number noted on the illustration.
part being replaced.
b. When National stock number or part number is
f. Description. Indicates the Federal item name and,
if required, a minimum description to identify the item.
(1) First. Using the Index of National Stock Num-
g. Uuit of Measure (U/M), Indicates the standard
bers and Part Numbers, find the pertinent National
of the basic quantity of the listed item as used in
stock number or part number. This index is in NIIN
performing the actual maintenance function. This mea-
sequence followed by a list of part numbers in al-
sure is expressed by a two-character alphabetical ab-
phameric sequence cross-referenced to the illus-
breviation (e.g., ea, in, pr, etc). When the unit of
tration figure number and item number.
measure differs from the unit of issue, the lowest unit of
issue that will satisfy the required units of measure will
(2) Second. After finding the figure and item num-
ber, locate the figure and item number in the repair
h. Quuntity Incorporated in Unit. Indicates the
quantity of the item used in the breakout shown on the
illustration figure, which is prepared for a functional
group, subfunctional group, or an assembly. A "V"
appearing in this column in lieu of a quantity indicates
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