ARMY TM 9-2815-256-24P
AIR FORCE TO 38G1-96-4
MARINE CORPS TM 2815-24P/3
Explanation of Columns [Sections II and III). - (Continued)
FSCM (Column (3)).
The Federal Supply Code for
Manufacturer (FSCM) is a 5-digit numeric code which is used to
identify the manufacturer, distributor, or Government agency, etc.,
that supplies the item.
PART NUMBER (Column (4)).
Indicates the primary number
used by the manufacturer (individual, company, firm, corporation,
characteristics of the item by means of its engineering drawings,
standards, and inspection requirements to identify
an item or range of items.
When you use a NSN to requisition an item, the item you
receive may have a different part number from the part ordered.
DESCRIPTION AND USABLE ON CODE (UOC) (Column (5)).
column includes the following information:
The Federal item name and, when required, a minimum
description to identify the item.
Items that are included in kits and sets are listed
below the name of the kit or set.
Spare/repair parts that make up an assembled item
are listed immediately following the assembled item line entry.
Part numbers for bulk materials are referenced in
When the item is not used with all serial numbers of
the same model, the effective serial numbers are shown on the last
line(s) of the description (before UOC).
(6) The UOC, when applicable (see paragraph 5, Special