stock number assigned to the item and will be used for
immediately following the item to be assembled.
d. Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer (FSCM).
c. The following publication pertains to the
The FSCM is a 5-digit numeric code listed in SB 708-
OE-317/TSC-99 and its components:
TM 11-5985-362-13, Antenna Group OE-317/ TSC-99.
41/42 which is used to identify the manufacturer,
d. National stock numbers (NSN's) that are missing
distributor, or Government agency, etc.
e. Part Number. Indicates the primary number used
from P source coded items have been applied for and
will be added to this TM by future change/ revision when
by the manufacturer (individual, company, firm,
they are entered in the Army Master Data File (AMDF).
corporation, or Government activity), which controls the
Until the NSN's are established and published, submit
design and characteristics of the item by means of its
exception requisitions to:
engineering drawings, specifications, standards, and
inspection requirements to identify an item or range of
Command and Fort Monmouth, ATTN: DR-SEL-MM,
Fort Monmouth, NJ 07703 for the part required to
support your equipment.
When a stock numbered item is
requisitioned, the repair part received may
5. How to Locate Repair Parts
have a different part number than the part
f. Description. Indicates the Federal item name and,
a. When National stock number or part number is
if required, a minimum description to identify the item.
g. Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the standard of
(1) First. Using the table of contents, determine
the basic quantity of the listed item as used in performing
the functional group within which the item belongs. This
the actual maintenance function. This measure is
is necessary since illustrations are prepared for
expressed by a two-character alphabetical abbreviation
functional groups and listings are divided into the same
(e.g., ea., in, pr, etc.). When the unit of measure differs
from the unit of issue, the lowest unit of issue that will
(2) Second. Find the illustration covering the
satisfy the required units of measure will be
functional group to which the item belongs.
(3) Third. Identify the item on the illustration and
h. Quantity Incorporated in Unit. Indicates the
note the illustration figure and item number of the item.
quantity of the item used in the breakout shown on the
(4) Fourth. Using the Repair Parts Listing, find
illustration figure, which is prepared for a functional
the figure and item number noted on the illustration.
group, subfunctional group, or an assembly. A "V"
b. When National stock number or part number is
appearing in this column in lieu of a quantity indicates
that no specific quantity is applicable, (e.g., shims,
(1) First. Using the index of National Stock
Numbers and Part Numbers, find the pertinent National
stock number or part number. This index is in NIIN
4. Special Information
sequence followed by a list of part numbers in
alphanumeric sequence, cross-referenced to the illustra-
a Detailed manufacturing instructions for items
tion figure number and item number.
source coded to be manufactured or fabricated are found
(2) Second. After finding the figure and item
in TM 11-5985-362-13. Bulk materials required to
number, locate the figure and item number in the repair
manufacture items are listed in the Bulk Material Group
of this manual.
b. Detailed assembly instructions for items source
coded to be assembled are found in TM 11-5895-362-13.
Assembly components are listed
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