3.2. S MR CODE (Column (2)). The Source, Maintenance,
and Recoverability (SMR) code is
a 5-position code containing supply/requisitioning information, maintenance
category authorization criteria, and disposition instruction. as shown in the
How you get an item
Who can install,
Who can do
replace or use
Maintenance capacity,. capability, and
corrective maintenance tasks of the Repair function in
order to restore serviceability to a failed item.
authority to perform all
a use/user environment in
3.2.1. Source Code .
The source code tells you how to get an item needed for
repair, or overhaul of an end item/equipment.
Stocked items; use the applicable NSN to request/requisition
items with these source codes.
They are authorized to the
category indicated by the code entered in the 3d position of
the SMR code.
Items coded PC are subject to deterioration.
Items with these codes are not to be requested/requisitioned
They are part of a kit which is authorized to the
maintenance category indicated in the 3d position of the SMR
The complete kit must be requisitioned and applied.