The RPSTL lists and authorizes spares and repair parts; special tools; special test, measurement, and
diagnostic equipment (TMDE); and other special support equipment required for performance of
organizational, direct support and general support maintenance of the M871A3 Semitrailer dropdeck,
tactical, dual purpose, breakbulk/container, transporter, 22 ton. It authorizes the requisitioning,
issue, and disposition of spares, repair parts, and special tools as indicated by the source,
maintenance, and recoverability (SMR) codes.
In addition to the Introduction work package, this RPSTL is divided into the following work packages.
1. Repair Parts List Work Packages. Work packages containing lists of spares and repair parts
authorized by this RPSTL for use in the performance of maintenance. These work packages also
include parts, which must be removed for replacement of the authorized parts. Parts lists are
composed of functional groups in ascending alphanumeric sequenc e, with parts in each group
listed in ascending figure and item number sequence. Sending units, brackets, filters, and bolts
are listed with the component they mount on. Bulk materials are listed by item name in FIG.
BULK at the end of the work packages. Repair parts kits are listed separately in their own
functional group and work package. Repair parts for reparable special tools are also listed in a
separate work package. Items listed are shown on the associated illustrations.
2. Special Tools List Work Packages. Work packages containing lists of special tools, special
TMDE, and special support equipment authorized by this RPSTL (as indicated by Basis of Issue
(BOI) information in the DESCRIPTION AND USABLE ON CODE (UOC) column). Tools that are
components of common tool sets and/or Class VII are not listed.
Cross-Reference Indexes Work Packages. There are two cross-reference indexes work
packages in this RPSTL; the National Stock Number (NSN) Index work package and the Part
Number (P/N) work package. The National Stock Number Index work package refers you to the
figure and item number. The Part Number Index work package refers you to the figure and item
EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS IN THE REPAIR PARTS LISTS AND SPECIAL TOOLS LIST WORK
ITEM NO. (Column (1)). Indicates the number used to identify items called out in the illustration.
SMR CODE (Column (2)). The SMR code containing supply/requisitioning information, maintenance
level authorization criteria, and disposition instruction, as shown in the following breakout:
1st two positions:
3rd position: Who
4th position: Who
How to get
can Install, replace,
Method and degree
or use item.
repair* on the item.
*Complete repair: 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