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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.
4 - Non-Definitive Specification or Standard Document
Reference Number Category Code (DRN_2910)
Non-Definitive U.S. Government Specification or Standard Reference. Any Government specification or standard reference other than those indicated in code 2 as definitive references. This code shall be used for non-definitive Government specifications and standard references and non-definitive part numbers, type designators, and style numbers included therein which are coded with RNVC 1.
1 - Incomplete Part Number
Reference Number Variation Code (DRN_4780)
A design control or other reference number that does NOT identify an item of production without the use of additional information, or a specific part, type, or similar reference number does NOT identify or item of supply without the use of additional information.
An approved item name and FIIG may exist but technical data sufficient for preparation of a full descriptive method item identification could not be acquired after several follow-up actions during a 150-day suspense period. Includes such reasons as: Industry refuses to provide the technical data based on policy, restricted or proprietary rights, non-existence of technical data, etc. (This code cannot be used in submittals for National Item Identification Number (NIIN) assignment or reinstatement.)
Demilitarization Code (DEMIL_CD_0167)
Non-MLI/ Non-SLI — Demilitarization not required.
Hazardous Material Indicator Code (HMIC_0865)
Indicates there is no information in the HMIRS; however, the NSN is in a FSC in Table I of Federal Standard 313 and a MSDS should be available to the user.
An item authorized for procurement which has been included in an item reduction study and which initially does not replace an item not authorized for procurement. In addition, in generic relationships, a code 2 item is related to a code 1 item.
Originator of Standardization Decision (ORG_STDZN_DEC_9325)
Detachment 3, WR-ALC, San Antonio, TX 78241-5803
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.
17 May 1980
Standardization Decision Date (DT_STDZN_DEC_2300)
NMFC Sub Item
Originating Activity Code (ORIG_ACTY_CD_4210)
Hazardous Materiel Code (HMC_2720)
Compressed gas, n.o.s., Nonflammable gas.
Less Than Carload (LCL_CD_2760)
Water Commodity Code (WRT_CMDTY_CD_9275)
Cylinders, Compressed Gas, Filled or Empty
Type Cargo Code (TYPE_CGO_CD_9260)
Nonflammable compressed gas, UN class 2 (nonflammable gas label; Except: (1) oxygen which requires an oxidizer label, and (2) fluorine which requires poison and oxidizer labels)
Special Handling Code (SP_HDLG_CD_9240)
No special handling required
Air Dimension Code (AIR_DIM_CD_9220)
Shipment is not a consolidation and does not exceed 72 inches in any dimension.
Air Commodity Code (AIR_CMTY_HDLG_9215)
Chemical corps items and all other chemicals not covered in other classifications. When chemical item (as indicated by the DOT Proper Shipping Name) is sensitive as defined in Appendix A Section I of DoD 4500.32-R, Volume I, second position must be from table 85, part 1.
Air Special Handling Code (AIR_CMTY_HDLG_9215)
Hazardous material (not required hand to hand receipt) including all regulated items other than special weapons and their components.
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)
A Variation Exists. NMFC and UFCC Do Not Match. Activity needs to determine which of these descriptions apply.
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99.5 MINIMUM BY WEIGHT NITROGEN
TOTAL HYDROCARBONS 5 PPM MAX BY VOLUME AS METHANE MOISTURE 11.4 PPM MAX BY VOLUME OF WATER VAPOR AT 70 DEG F AND 760 MM OF MERCURY PRESSURE /-75 DEG F DEW POINT/ PARTICLE AND FIBERS COUNT-NONE ALLOWED LARGER THAN 175 MICRONS