--General support level can remove, replace, and use
- - S p e c i a l i z e d repair activity can remove, replace, and
use the item.
--Depot level can remove, replace, and use the item.
The maintenance code entered in the fourth position tells whether
o r not the item is to be repaired and identifies the lowest
m a i n t e n a n c e level with the capability to do complete repair
( i . e . , perform all authorized repair functions. ) NOTE: Some
limited repair may be done on the item at a lower level of
maintenance, if authorized by the Maintenance Allocation Chart
(MAC) and SMR codes. T h i s position will contain one of the
following maintenance codes.
- - O r g a n i z a t i o n a l or (aviation unit) is the lowest level
that can do complete repair of the item.
- - D i r e c t support or aviation intermediate is the lowest
level that can do complete repair of the item.
--General Support is the lowest level that can do complete
r e p a i r of the item.
- - S p e c i a l i z e d repair activity is the lowest level that
can do complete repair of the item.
--Depot is the lowest level that can do complete repair
o f the item.
N o repair is authorized.
- - N o repair is authorized.
( N o parts or special tools
are authorized for the maintenance of a "B" coded item).
However, the item may be reconditioned by adjusting,
l u b r i c a t i n g , etc., at the user level.
Recoverability Code. Recoverability codes are assigned to items
t o indicate the disposition action on unserviceable items. The
r e c o v e r a b i l i t y code is entered in the fifth position of the SMR
Code as follows:
- - N o n r e p a r a b l e item. When unserviceable, condemn and
dispose of the item at the level of maintenance shown
in 3d position of SMR Code.
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