b. SMR CODE (Column (2)). The Source, Maintenance, and Recoverability (SMR) code is a 5-position code
containing supply/requisitioning information, maintenance level 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.
(1) Source Code.- The source code tells you how to get an item needed for maintenance, repair, or overhaul of an
end item/equipment. Explanations of source codes follow:
Stocked items; use the applicable NSN to request/requisition items with these
source codes. They are authorized to the level indicated by the code entered in
the 3d position of the SMR code.
Items with these codes are not to be requested/requisitioned individually. They
are part of a kit which is authorized to the maintenance level indicated in the 3d
position of the SMR code. The complete kit must be requisitioned and applied.
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