Column (2) - SMR Code.
This column indicates the 5-position code that
contains supply/requisitioning information, maintenance category authorization
criteria, and disposition instruction, as shown in the following breakout:
Maintenance capacity, capability, and authority to
perform all corrective maintenance tasks of the Repair function in a
use/user environment in order to restore serviceability to a failed item.
(1) Source Code.
The source code tells you how to get an item
needed for maintenance, repair, or overhaul of an end item/equipment,
of source codes follows:
Stocked items: Use the applicable NSN to request/
requisition items with these source codes.
authorized to the category indicated by the code
entered in the third position of the SMR code.
Items coded PC are subject to deterioration.
Items with these codes are not to be requested/re-
quisitioned individually. They are part of a kit
which is authorized to the maintenance category in-
dicated in the third position of the SMR code.
complete kit must be requisitioned and applied.
Items with these codes are not to be requested/
They must be made from
bulk material which is identified by the part number
in the DESCRIPTION AND USABLE ON CODE (UOC) column and
and listed in the Bulk Material group of the repair
parts list in this RPSTL.
If the item is authorized
to you by the third position code of the SMR code, but
the source code indicates it is made at a higher level,
order the item from the higher level of maintenance.