Stocked items; use the applicable NSN to request/requisition items with these source
codes. They are authorized to the category indicated by the code entered in the 3d
position of the SMR code.
* *Items coded PC are subject to deterioration.
Items with these codes are not to be requisitioned individually. They are part of a kit
which is authorized to the maintenance category- indicated in the 3d position of the SMR
code. The complete kit must be requisitioned and applied.
MO-(Made at UMI
Items with these codes are not to be requested/requisitioned individually. They must be
made from bulk material which is identified by the part number in the DESCRIPTION
MF-(Made at DSI
AND USABLE ON CODE (UOC) column and listed in the Bulk Material group of the
repair parts list in this RPSTL. If the item is authorized to you by the 3d position code of
MH-(Made at GS
the SMR code, but the source code indicates it is made at a higher level, order the item
from the higher level of maintenance.
ML-(Made at spe-
Items with these codes are not to be requested/requisitioned individually. The parts that make up the assembled
item must be requisitioned or fabricated and assembled at the level of maintenance indicted by the source code. If
the 3d position code of the SMR code authorizes you to replace the item, but the source code indicates the item is
assembled at a higher level, order the item from the higher level of maintenance.
DSI AVIM Level)
XA - Do not requisition an "XA"-coded item. Order its next higher assembly. (Also refer to the NOTE following.)
XB - If an "'XB" item is not available from salvage, order it using the CAGE and part number given.
XC - Installation drawing, diagram, instruction sheet, field service drawing, that is identified by the manufacturer's part number.
XD - Item is not stocked. Order an "'XD"-coded item through normal supply channels using the CAGE and part number given, if no NSN is available.
NOTE: Cannibalization or controlled exchange, when authorized, may be used as a source of supply for items with the above source codes, except for those
source coded "XA" or those aircraft support items restricted by requirements of AR 700-42.
(2) Maintenance Code. Maintenance codes tell you the level(s) of maintenance authorized to USE and REPAIR support items. The maintenance
codes are entered in the third and fourth positions of the SMR -code as follows:
(a) The maintenance code entered in the third position tells you the lowest maintenance level authorized to remove, replace, and use an item.
The maintenance code entered in the third position will indicate authorization to one of the following levels of maintenance.
Crew or operator maintenance done within unit maintenance or aviation unit maintenance.
Unit maintenance or aviation unit category can remove, replace, and use the item.
Direct support or aviation intermediate level can remove, replace, and use the item.
General support level can remove, replace, and use the item.
Specialized repair activity can remove, replace, and use the item.
Depot level can remove, replace, and use the item.
(b) The maintenance code entered in the fourth position tells whether or not the item is to be repaired and identifies the lowest maintenance level
with the capability to do complete repair (i.e., perform all authorized repair functions). (NOTE: Some limited repair may be done on the item at a lower level of
maintenance, if authorized by the Maintenance Allocation Chart (MAC) and SMR codes.) This position will contain one of the following maintenance codes:
Unit--maintenance or aviation unit is the lowest level that can do complete repair of the item.