SMR 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 following breakout:
* 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 failed item.
Source Code. The source code tells you how you get an item needed for maintenance, repair, or overhaul
of an end item/equipment. Explanation of source code follow.
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 3rd position of the SMR code.
**NOTE : Items coded PC are subject to deterioration.
Items with these codes are not to be requested/requisitioned individually. They
are part of a kit which is authorized to the maintenance category indicated in
the 3rd position of the SMR code. The complete kit must be requisitioned and
(Made at org/AVUWM Level)
Items with these codes are not to be
(Made at DS/AVUM Level)
(Made at GS Level)
They must be made from bulk material
(Made at Specialized
which is identified by the part number
Repair Act (SRA))
in the DESCRIPTION and USABLE ON CODE
(Made at Depot)
(UOC) column and listed in the Bulk
Material group of the repair parts list
in the RPSTL. If the item is authorized
by you by the 3d position code of the
SMR code, but the source code indicated
it is made at a higher level, order the
item from the higher level of