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Schedule B Export Code

A ten position numeric code that identifies an item exported overseas. This unique identification code is assigned by the U.S. Census bureau.

Secondary Inventory Control Activity Level Of Authority

A code that identifies the levels of authority of a secondary inventory control activity (SICA). The code indicates /1/ logistics material management, /2/ level of reponsibility and /3/ basis of categorization. The codes will be used internally within the system for statistics and general management data based on material management responsibility assigned by services/agencies directives. See volume 10, table 74 and quick info online.

Secondary Inventory Control Activity

A code that identifies a supply control activity responsible for controlling stock levels and maintaining item accountability when supply support is furnished by a different service or agency or, in the case of defense supply centers, responsible for residual supply management actions not transferred to the general services administration /gsa/. Short title-sica. Formerly-the retail manager. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 103.

Nylon Varnish | 8010-01-134-0415

Nylon Varnish

8010-01-134-0415

Electrical Solenoid | 5945-01-041-9241

Electrical Solenoid

5945-01-041-9241

Corrosion And Abrasi Coating Kit | 8030-00-069-5155

Corrosion And Abrasi Coating Kit

8030-00-069-5155

Serial Number Control Code

A one position numeric code which identifies whether or not an item of supply is subject to serial number control. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 150.

Service/agency Designator Code

A twenty position alpha code designated by the military services or a federal agency that a national stock number (NSN) is accepted as a substitute for the item identified by the reference number. A=army, c=coast guard, d=defense logistics agency, f=air force, g=general services administration, m=marine corps, n=navy, o=other DOD , t=federal aviation administration, and v=other civil agencies. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 154.

Shelf Life Code

A one position alphanumeric code that indicates the storage time period or perishability of an item. Type I indicates an individual item of supply which is determined through an evaluation of technical test data and/or actual experience to be an item with a definite non-extendible period of shelf-life. Type ii indicates an individual item of supply having an assigned shelf-life time period that may be extended after completion of inspection, test, or restorative action. In accordance with DA PAM 708-2, table 3-36 and DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 50.

Tube To Hose Elbow | 4730-00-103-2195

Tube To Hose Elbow

4730-00-103-2195

Safety Shorting Probe | 5975-01-029-4176

Safety Shorting Probe

5975-01-029-4176

Adhesive | 8040-01-452-5539

Adhesive

8040-01-452-5539

Size Of Business Code

A one position alpha code that is recorded in the commercial and government entity (CAGE) code master file, which indicates the number of employees of a business or corporate complex. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 199.

Source Of Supply (SOS) Code

A three position alphanumeric code or routing identifier code (RIC), which identifies the source of supply activity. In accordance with DA PAM 708-2, table 3-37 and DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, tables 59 and 103.

Special Handling Code

A one position alphanumeric code for all shipments via water to identify the exception handling required for cargo included within the shipment unit. A numeric code indicates single handling condition. An alpha code indicates mixed handling requirements. In accordance with DOD 4100.3-m, volume 10, table 83.

Electrical Box Connector | 5975-00-930-2330

Electrical Box Connector

5975-00-930-2330

Machine Screw | 5305-00-443-5530

Machine Screw

5305-00-443-5530

Telephone Adapter | 5935-01-573-7478

Telephone Adapter

5935-01-573-7478

Special Marking Code

A two position alphanumeric code that identifies the special markings applied to the container, which is part of the total pack to protect the contained item during preservation, packing, storage, transit and removal from the pack. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 182 and MIL-STD-2073-1E, appendix j, table j.x.

Special Material Content Code

A one position alphanumeric code that indicates that an item represents or contains peculiar material requiring special treatment, precautions, or management control of the item. In accordance with navsup p-485, volume ii, appendix 9, part V and DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 102.

Special Material Identification Code (SMIC)

A two position alphanumeric code, which categorizes material on the basis of requirements for source or quality control, technical design or configuration control, procurement, stocking and issue control, special receipt, inspection, testing, storage, or handling. In accordance with navsup p-485, volume ii, appendix 14 and DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 60.

Metallic Rectifier Assembly | 6130-01-121-8067

Metallic Rectifier Assembly

6130-01-121-8067

Film Fixed Resistor | 5905-00-556-5022

Film Fixed Resistor

5905-00-556-5022

Conductor Bus | 6150-00-899-0740

Conductor Bus

6150-00-899-0740

Special Packaging Instruction (SPI) Date

A five position numeric date that indicates the date of the SPI. The first two positions indicate the year, followed by a three position julian date. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 182 and MIL-STD-2073-1E, appendix e, table e.iv.

Special Packaging Instruction (SPI) Number

A ten position alphanumeric number that identifies a specific SPI, which is provided by the packaging design activity. The first position will contain one of the following: a=army; d=dla; f=air force; m=marine corps; or n=navy. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 182 and MIL-STD-2073-1E, appendix e, table e.iv.

Special Packaging Instruction (SPI) Revision

A one position alpha code that identifies the version of the SPI. Code begins with the letter a for the first revision, then proceeding through the alphabet for each succeeding revision. The letters i, o, q, s, X and Z shall not be used. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 182 and MIL-STD-2073-1E, appendix e, table e.iv.

Sealing Compound | 8030-00-408-1137

Sealing Compound

8030-00-408-1137

Blind Rivet Plain Nut | 5310-01-172-3287

Blind Rivet Plain Nut

5310-01-172-3287

Extension Helical Spring | 5360-01-099-1545

Extension Helical Spring

5360-01-099-1545

Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Code

A four position numeric code that identifies the business activity and function. The naics (NAICS) has replaced the U.S. SIC system.

State Or Province

A thirty-six position clear text name field of a state or province for the U.S., Canada, or other countries.

State

A two position alpha field that indicates the U.S. Postal service state and U.S. Possession abbreviation.

Electrical Tachometer Indicator | 6620-00-526-5004

Electrical Tachometer Indicator

6620-00-526-5004

Electrical Cord Assembly | 5995-01-441-6835

Electrical Cord Assembly

5995-01-441-6835

Fluid Filter Element | 2910-01-647-7585

Fluid Filter Element

2910-01-647-7585

Status Code

A one position alpha code that identifies the status condition of a commercial and government entity (CAGE) code. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 19.

Status Code

A one position alpha code which denotes the current status of a data element contained in either the name or federal supply class master or validation files.

Stores Account Code

A one position numeric code that indicates the type of funds employed within the marine corps in supply support operations. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 55.

Enamel | 8010-01-634-0258

Enamel

8010-01-634-0258

Aircraft Gauge Psig | 1730-01-542-2461

Aircraft Gauge Psig

1730-01-542-2461

Oil Viscosity Comparator | 6630-01-085-1527

Oil Viscosity Comparator

6630-01-085-1527

Street Address

A thirty-six position alphanumeric and special character field that indicates the supplier street address.

Supplemental Instructions

A fifty-nine position clear text field that provides additional packaging instructions, in addition to that shown in the preservation and packing data area. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 182 and MIL-STD-2073-1E, appendix e, table e.iii.

Supplementary Collaborator

An activity designated to collaborate on proposed revisions to the item identification data of a specific national item identification number on which it is recorded.

S Chain Hook | 4030-00-270-5436

S Chain Hook

4030-00-270-5436

Digital Microcircuit | 5962-01-156-8656

Digital Microcircuit

5962-01-156-8656

Storage Battery | 6140-01-476-8945

Storage Battery

6140-01-476-8945

Supplementary Receiver

An activity designated to receive distribution of item identification file maintenance data for a specific national item identification number on which it is recorded.

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