Recoverability Code. Recoverability codes are assigned to Items to indicate the disposition action on
unserviceable items. The recoverability code is entered in the fifth position of the SMR Code as follows:
Nonreparable item When unserviceable, condemn and dispose of the item at the level of maintenance
shown in 3rd position of SMR Code.
Repairable item. When uneconomically repairable, condemn and dispose of the item at organizational
Repairable item. When uneconomically repairable, condemn and dispose of the item at the direct
Repairable item. When uneconomically repairable, condemn and dispose of the item at the general
Repairable item. When beyond lower level repair capability, return to depot. Condemnation and
disposal of item not authorized below depot level.
Repairable item. Condemnation and disposal not authorized below specialized repair activity (SRA).
Item requires special handling or condemnation procedures because of specific reasons (e.g ,
precious metalcontent, high dollar value. critical material, or hazardous material) Refer to appropriate
manuals/directives for specific instructions.
CAGEC [Column (3)]. The Commercial and Government Entity Code (CAGEC) is a 5-digit alphanumeric
code which is used to identify the manufacturer, distributor, or Government agency, etc., that supplies the item
Part Number [Column (4)] Indicates the primary number used by the manufacturer (individual. company, firm,
corporation. or Government activity), which controls the design and characteristics of the item by means of its engineering
drawings, specifications standards. and inspection requirements to identify an item or range of items.
When you use a NSN to requisition an item, the item you receive may have a different part number from
the part ordered.
Description and Usable On Code (UOC) [Column (5)]. This column includes the following information:
The Federal item name and. when required, a minimum description to identify the item.
Items included in kits and sets are listed below the name of the kit or set in the Kits functional group
Spare/repair parts that make up an assembled item are listed immediately following the assembled
item line entry.
The statement "END OF FIGURE" appears just below the last item description in Column 5 for a
given figure in Section II.
QTY [Column (6)]. 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 that the quantity is variable and the quantity may vary from application to application