characteristics of the item by means of its engineering
D Support items that are removed, replaced, used at
drawings, specifications, standards, and inspection re-
depot, mobile depot, specialized repair activity
quirements to identify an item or range of items.
(b) The maintenance code entered in the fourth
When a stock numbered item is requisitioned,
position indicates whether the item is to be repaired and
the repair part received may have a different
identifies the lowest maintenance level with the capability
part number than the part being replaced.
to perform complete repair (i.e., all authorized mainte-
e. Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer (FSCM). The
nance functions). This position will contain one of the
FSCM is a 5 digit numeric code listed in SB 703-41/42
following maintenance codes:
which is used to identify the manufacturer, distributor, or
O The lowest maintenance level capable of complete
Government agency, etc.
repair of the support item is the aviation unit
f. Description. Indicates the Federal item name and, if
required, a minimum description to identify the item. When
D The lowest maintenance level capable of complete
the part to be used differs between serial numbers of the
repair of the support item is the depot level.
same model, the effective serial numbers are shown as the
Z Nonreparable. No repair is authorized.
last line of the description.
(3) Recoverability code. Recoverability codes areas-
g. Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the standard of the
signed to support items to indicate the disposition action
basic quantity of the listed item as used in performing the
on unserviceable items. The recoverability code is entered
actual maintenance function. This measure is expressed
in the fifth position of the Uniform SMR Code format as fol-
by a two-character alphabetical abbreviation (e.g., ea, in,
pr, etc). When the unit of measure differs from the unit of
issue, the lowest unit of issue that will satisfy the required
units of measure will be requisitioned.
h. Quantity Incorporated in Unit. Indicates the quantity
Z Nonreparable item. When unserviceable, condemn
of the item used in the breakout shown on the illustration
and dispose at the level indicated in position 3.
figure, which is prepared for a functional group, subfunc-
O Reparable item. When uneconomically reparable,
tional group, or an assembly. A "V" appearing in this
condemn and dispose at aviation unit mainten-
column in lieu of a quantity indicates that no specific
quantity is applicable, (e.g., shims, spacers, etc).
D Reparable item. When beyond lower level repair
capability, return to depot. Condemnation and
4. Special Information
disposal not authorized below depot level.
A Item requires special handling or condemnation
a. Detailed manufacturing instructions for items source
procedures because of specific reasons (i.e., pre-
coded to be manufactured or fabricated are found in TM
cious metal content, high dollar value, critical
11-5865-202-30. Bulk materials required to manufacture
material or hazardous material). Refer to appro-
items are listed in the Bulk Material Group of this manual.
priate manuals/directives for specific instruc-
b. The following publications pertain to the AN/ALQ-
136(V)1 and its components:
TM 11-5865-200-12, Countermeasures Set AN/ALQ-144(V)1
c . National Stock Number. Indicates the National stock
number assigned to the item and will be used for
TM 11-5865-200-20P, Countermeasures Set AN/ALQ-144
d. Part Number. Indicates the primary number used by
(V)1 and AN/ALQ-144/(V)3.
TM 11-5865-20M4-1, Countermeasures Set AN/ALQ-
the manufacturer (individual, company, firm, corporation,
144(V)1 and AN/ALQ-144(V)3.
or Government activity), which controls the design and