f. Description. Indicates the Federal item name and, if
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 with the quantity of each item in the kit or set
condemn and dispose at the level indicated in
indicated in the quantity incorporated in unit column. When the
part to be used differs between serial numbers of the same
model, the effective serial numbers are shown as the last line
of the description. In the special tools list, the initial basis of
issue (OI!) appears as the last line in the entry for each special
tool, special TMDE, and other special support equipment.
When the density of equipments supported exceeds density
F..................... Reparable item.
spread indicated in the basis of issue, the total authorization is
reparable, condemn and dispose at the direct
g. Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the standard of the
basic quantity of the listed item as used in performing the
reparable, condemn and dispose at the general
actual maintenance function. This measure is expressed by a
two-character alphabetical abbreviation (e.g., ea., in., pr, etc).
When the unit of measure differs from the unit of issue, the
D .................... Reparable item. When beyond lower level
lowest unit of issue that will satisfy the required units of
repair capability, return to depot. Condemnation
measure will be requisitioned.
and disposal not authorized below depot level.
h. Quantity Incorporated in Unit. Indicates the quantity
L..................... Reparable item. Repair, condemnation, and
of the item used in the breakout shown on the illustration
disposal not authorized below depot/specialized
figure, which is prepared for a functional group, subfunctional
repair activity level.
group, or an assembly. A "V" appearing in this column in lieu
of a quantity indicates that no specific quantity is applicable
A .................... Item requires special handling or condemnation
(e.g., shims, spacers, etc.).
procedures because of specific reasons (i.e.,
precious metal content, high dollar value, critical
4. Special Information
material, or hazardous material). Refer to
a. Detailed manufacturing instructions for items source
appropriate manuals/directives for specific
coded to be manufactured or fabricated are found in TM 9-
i240-382-3h series. Bulk materials required to manufacture
items are listed in the Bulk Material Group of this manual.
c. National Stock Number. Indicates the National stock
b. The following publications pertain to Tank
number assigned to the item and which will be used for
Periscope, M35E1 and its components:
Publication and Short Title
d. Part Number. Indicates the primary number used by
the manufacturer (individual, company, firm, corporation, or
TM 9-2350-253-10, Operator's Manual: Tank, Combat, Full-
Government activity), which controls the design and
Tracked: 105-MrM Gun, M60A3 Turret
characteristics of the item by means of its engineering
TM 9-2350-253-20-2, Organizational Maintenance Manual:
requirements to identify an item or range of items.
Tank, Combat, Full-Tracked: 105-NM Gun, M60A3 Turret
TM 9-2350-253-20P-2, Organizational Maintenance Repair
When a stock numbered item is
Parts and Special Tools List for Turret of Tank, Combat,
requisitioned, the item received may have a
Full-Tracked: 105-MM4 Gun, M60A3 Turret
different part number than the part being
TM 9-1240-382-34, Direct Support and Central Support
Maintenance Manual for M35E! Periscope, Tank
e. Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer (FSCM). The
FSCM is a five-digit numeric code listed in SB 708-42 which is
used to identify the manufacturer, distributor, or Government