Search for a specific FSG, FSC, CAGE code or PS Issue
The first 2 digits of the Federal Supply Classification Group (FSCG) is called the Federal Supply Group (FSG).
The last 2 digits of the Federal Supply Classification Group (FSCG) is called the Federal Supply Class (FSC).
An FSC Search is conducted with the full 4-digit FSCG number.
A Commercial and Government Entity (CAGE) Code is a five-digit alpha numeric identifier which is assigned to suppliers of various Governmental agencies.
The Preventive Maintenance Monthly is series of United States Army technical bulletins published since June 1951 as a monthly magazine with comic book-style art to illustrate proper preventive maintenance methods.
Acquire only from the prime contractor although the engineering data identifies the Commercial and Government Entity Code (CAGE) and part number of a source other than the prime contractor. The DoD activity assigning this code shall furnish the name and CAGE Code of the prime contractor to the activity responsible for acquiring the part.
Acquisition Method Suffix Code (AMSC_2876)
The annual buy value of this part falls below the screening threshold of $10,000 but it has been screened for known source(s). (NOTE: This code shall not be used when screening parts entering the inventory. It shall not be assigned in preference to or supersede any other AMSC.) Valid AMCs: 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5.
Nonconsumable Item Material Support Code (NIMSC_0076)
An activitiy within the Army is providing depot maintenance support.
Item Management Code (IMC_2744)
Major End Items of Equipment: Items of such importance to the operations readiness of operating units that they are subject to continuing centralized individual item management and asset control throughout all command and support echelons.
Item Management Coding Activity (IMC_ACTY_2748)
U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments, Command, Warren, MI 48397-5000
Depot Source of Repair Codes (DSOR_0903)
Anniston Army Depot (ANAD), AL
Replaced / Replacement ISC
Replaced / Replacement Originator
Replacement NIIN Status
Replaced / Replacement NSN
1 Feb 1975
Item Standardization Code (ISC_2650)
An item authorized for procurement that has not yet been subject to item standardization.
Originator of Standardization Decision (ORG_STDZN_DEC_9325)
DLIS-LFF, Battle Creek, MI 49037-3084
NIIN Status Code (NIIN_STAT_CD_2670)
Item is active. File data coded KFD is forwarded. if this KFD data represents your item of supply, submit, if applicable, an LAD, LAU, or LCU transaction. Otherwise, use the National Stock Number (NSN) in your supply system.
1 Feb 1975
Standardization Decision Date (DT_STDZN_DEC_2300)
NMFC Sub Item
Originating Activity Code (ORIG_ACTY_CD_4210)
U.S. Army Soldier's Biological and Chemical, Command, Natick, MA 01760
Less Than Carload (LCL_CD_2760)
Water Commodity Code (WRT_CMDTY_CD_9275)
Vehicles, Government, including repair parts
Type Cargo Code (TYPE_CGO_CD_9260)
No special type of cargo code applicable
Special Handling Code (SP_HDLG_CD_9240)
No special handling required. Heavy Lift (HL). Five short tons (10,000 lbs) or more. Applies to any piece, package, or palletized, unitized or containerized unit (excluding SEAVAN/MILVAN). Outsized Dimensions. Dimensions of any piece, package, or palletized, unitized or containerized unit (excluding SEAVAN/MILVAN, CONEXs, and POVs) which exceed six (6) feet in any dimension.
Air Dimension Code (AIR_DIM_CD_9220)
Shipment is not a consolidation, but does exceed 72 inches in one or more dimensions.
Air Commodity Code (AIR_CMTY_HDLG_9215)
Vehicles, machinery, shop and warehouse equipment and supplies, including special tools and equipment, ground servicing and special purpose vehicles, marine equipment and supplies, repair and maintenance parts for the above.
Air Special Handling Code (AIR_CMTY_HDLG_9215)
No special handling required.
National Motor Freight Classification Number (NMFC Item Number) (NMFC_2850)
NMFC Sub Item Number (SUB_ITM_NBR_0861)
Uniform Freight Classification (UFC_CD_MODF_3040)
Freight Description (FRT_DESC_4020)
Rail Variance (RAIL_VARI_CD_4760)
No Variation. NMFC and UFCC Match.
Source of Supply (SOS_CD_3690) or Source of Supply Modifier (SOSM_CD_2948)
US Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, MI 48397-5000
Acquisition Advice Code (AAC_2507)
LOCAL PURCHASE (NON-STOCKED ITEMS) Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)/GSA/Service/Agency-managed items authorized for local purchase as normal means of support at base, post, camp or station level. Item not stocked in wholesale distribution system of IMM/Service/Agency ICP.
Controlled Item Inventory Code (CIIC_2863)
Quantity Unit Pack (QUP_6106)
Unit of Issue (UI_3050)
Each - A numeric quantity of one item of supply. Do not use if a more specific term applies, such as kit, set, assortment, assembly, group, sheet, plate, strip or length.
Shelf Life Code (SLC_2943)
TYPE I or TYPE II (Non-Deteriorative/No Shelf-Life) - 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 OR An individual item of supply having an assigned shelf-life time period that may be extended after completion of inspection/test/restorative action.
Service / Agency Code (MOE_CD_2833)
Department of the Army
PICA / SICA
Unit Pack Cube
0.1in x 0.1in x 0.1in
9,999.999 cu ft
Cushioning / Dunnage
Unit Container Level
Level A Packing
Level B Packing
Packaging Data Source Code (PK_DTA_SRC_CD_5148)
Packaging Data Record contains data that does not meet current MIL-STD-2073-1C/D formats
Primary / Secondary Inventory Control Code (PICA_SICA_IND_5099)
Primary Inventory Control Activity (PICA)
Item Type Storage Code (ITM_TYP_STOR_5156)
Freeze – Below 32 F (Below 0 C)
Method of Preservation Code (MTHD_PRSRV_CD_5160)
Cleaning and Drying Procedure Code (CLNG_DRY_PRC_5161)
Special Requirements - See specific instructions or drawings provided.
Unit Pack Weight (UP_WT_5153)
0.1in x 0.1in x 0.1in
Unit Pack Size (UP_SZ_5154)
9,999.999 cu ft
Unit Pack Cube (UP_CU_5155)
Preservation Material Code (PRSRV_MAT_CD_5162)
Special requirement – See specific instructions or drawings provided
Wrapping Material Code (WRAP_MAT_CD_5163)
Special requirements – see specific instructions or drawings provided
Cushioning and Dunnage Material Code (CUSH_DUN_MAT_5164)
Special requirements. See specific instructions or drawings provided.
Thickness of Cushioning or Dunnage Code (THK_CUSH_DUN_5165)
Special requirements-See specific instructions or drawings provided
Unit Container Code (UNIT_CTNR_CD_5166)
Special requirement – See specific instructions or drawings provided.