LIGHTWEIGHT MULTIPURPOSE SHELTER (LMS)
REPAIR PARTS AND SPECIAL TOOLS LIST (RPSTL) INTRODUCTION
Depot is the lowest level that can do complete repair of the item.
Nonreparable. No repair is authorized.
No repair is authorized. No parts or special tools are authorized for maintenance of "B" coded item.
However, the item may be reconditioned by adjusting, lubricating, etc., at the user level.
Recoverability Code. Recoverability codes are assigned to items to indicate the disposition action on
unserviceable items. The recoverability code is shown in the fifth position of the SMR code as follows:
Nonreparable item. When unserviceable, condemn and dispose of the item at the level of maintenance
shown in the third position of the SMR code.
Reparable item. When uneconomically reparable, condemn and dispose of the item at the unit level.
Reparable item. When uneconomically reparable, condemn and dispose of the item at the direct
Reparable item. When uneconomically reparable, condemn and dispose of the item at the general
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 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 the 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
its engineering drawings, specifications, standards, and inspection requirements to identify an item or range of
When you use an NSN to requisition an item, the item you receive may have a
different P/N from the number listed.