group, or an assembly. A "V" appearing in this
column in lieu of a quantity indicates that no
specific quantity is applicable.
and dispose at the level indicated in position 3.
National Stock Number. Indicates the Na-
tional stock number assigned to the item and
and its components:
will be used for requisitioning purposes.
Publication and Short Title
Indicates the primary
d. Part Number.
TM 11-6130-385-34, Inverter, Power,
number used by the manufacturer (individual,
company, firm, corporation, or Government ac-
tivity), which controls the design and charac-
5. How to locate Repair Parts
t e r i s t i c s of the item by means of its engineering
a. W h e n
drawings, specifications standards, and inspec-
number is unknown.
tion requirements, to identify an item or range
(1) F i r s t . U s i n g t h e t a b l e o f c o n t e n t s , d e -
termine the functional group within which the
repair part belongs. This is necessary since
lustrations are prepared for functional groups
When a stock-numbered item is re-
and listings are divided into the same groups.
quisitioned, the repair part received
(2) S e c o n d . Find the illustration covering
may have a different part number than
the functional group to which the repair part
the part being replaced.
e. F e d e r a l
(3) T h i r d . I d e n t i f y t h e r e p a i r p a r t o n t h e
( F S C M ) . The FSCM is a 5-digit numeric code
illustration and note the illustration figure and
l i s t e d in SB 708-42 which is used to identify the
item number of the repair part.
distributor, or Government
(4) F o u r t h . U s i n g t h e R e p a i r P a r t s L i s t i n g ,
find the figure and item number noted on the
name and, if required, a minimum description to
b. When National stock number or part
identify the item.
number is known.
g. Unit of Measure (UIM). Indicates the
(1) F i r s t . U s i n g t h e I n d e x o f N a t i o n a l S t o c k
s t a n d a r d of the basic quantity of the listed item
Numbers and Part Numbers, find the pertinent
as used in performing the actual maintenance
National stock number or part number. This
function. This measure is expressed by a two-
index is in ascending NSN sequence followed by
character alphabetical abbreviation (e.g., ea, in,
a list of part numbers in ascending alpha-
pr, etc). When the unit of measure differs from
numeric sequence, cross-referenced to the il-
the unit of issue, the lowest unit of issue that
lustration figure number and item number.
w i l l satisfy the required units of measure will be
(2) S e c o n d . After finding the figure and
item number, locate the figure and item number
h. Quantity Incorporated in Unit. I n d i c a t e s
i n t h e r e p a i r p a r t s list.
the quantity of the item used in the breakout
shown on the illustration figure, which is pre-