RPSTL INTRODUCTION -- Continued
Reparable item. When beyond lower level repair capability, return to depot. Condemnation
and disposal of item are not authorized below depot level.
Reparable item. Condemnation and disposal of item are not authorized below Specialized
Repair Activity (SRA).
Item requires special handling or condemnation procedures because of specific reasons (such
as precious metal content, high dollar value, critical material, or hazardous material). Refer to
appropriate manuals/directives for specific instructions.
NSN (Column (3)). The NSN for an item is listed in this column.
CAGEC (Column (4)). The commercial and Government Entity Code (CAGEC) is a five-digit code which
is used to identify the manufacturer, distributor, or Government agency/activity that supplies the item.
PART NUMBER (Column (5)). Indicates the primary number used by the manufacturer (individual,
company, firm, corporation, or Government activity), which controls the design and characteristics of the
item by means of it's engineering drawings, specifications, standards, and inspection requirements to
identify an item or range of items.
When you use an NSN to requisition an item, the item you
receive may have a different P/N from the one listed.
DESCRIPTION AND USEABLE ON CODE (UOC) (Column (6)). This column includes the following
1. The federal item name, and when required, a minimum description to identify the item.
2. P/Ns of bulk materials are referenced in this column in the line entry to be manufactured or fabricated.
3. Hardness Critical Item (HCI). A support item that provides the equipment with special protection from
electromagnetic pulse (EMP) damage during a nuclear attack.
4. The statement END OF FIGURE appears just below the last item description column (6) for a given
figure in both the repair parts list and the special tools list work packages.
QTY (Column (7)). The QTY (quantity per figure) column indicates the quantity of the item used in the
breakout sown on the illustration/figure, which is prepared for a functional group, subfunctional group, or
an assembly. A "V" appearing in this column instead of a quantity indicates that the quantity is variable
and quantity may change from application to application.
EXPLANATION OF CROSS-REFERENCE INDEXES WORK PACKAGES FORMAT AND COLUMNS
1. National Stock Number (NSN) Index Work Package.
STOCK NUMBER Column. This column lists the NSN in National item identification number (NIIN)
sequence. The NIIN consists of the last nine digits of the NSN.