ANCILLARY EQUIPMENT FOR LOW VELOCITY AIR DROP SYSTEM (LVADS)
REPAIR PARTS AND SPECIAL TOOLS LIST (RPSTL), INTRODUCTION
This manual lists and authorizes spare and repair parts; special tools; special test, measurement, and
diagnostic equipment (TMDE); and other special support equipment required for performance of
organizational, direct support, and general support maintenance of the ancillary equipment. It authorizes
the requisitioning, issue, and disposition of spares, repair parts and special tools, as indicated by the
Source, Maintenance and Recoverability (SMR) codes.
In addition to the Introduction work package, this RPSTL is divided into the following work packages:
Repair Parts List Work Packages. Work packages containing lists of spares and repair parts authorized
by this RPSTL for use in the performance of maintenance. These work packages also include parts that
must be removed for replacement of the authorized parts. Parts lists are composed of functional groups in
ascending alphanumeric sequence, with the parts in each group listed in ascending figure, and item number
sequence. Sending units, brackets, filters, and bolts are listed with the component they mount on. Bulk
materials are listed by item name in FIG. BULK at the end of the work packages. Repair parts kits are listed
separately in their own functional group and work package. Repair parts for reparable special tools are also
listed in a separate work package. Items listed are shown on the associated illustrations.
Special Tools List Work Package. Work packages containing lists of special tools, special TMDE, and
special support equipment authorized by this RPSTL (as indicated by Basis of Issue (BOI) information in the
DESCRIPTION AND USABLE ON CODE (UOC) column.) Tools that are components of common tool sets
and/or Class VII are not listed.
Cross Reference Indexes Work Package. There are two cross-reference indexes work packages in this
RPSTL: the National Stock Number (NSN) Index work package, and the Pat Number (P/N) Index work
package. The National Stock Number Index work package refers you to the figure and item number. The
Pat Number Index work package refers you to the figure and item number.
EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS
Column 1, Item No. Indicates the number used to identify items called out in the illustration.
Column 2, SMR Code. The Source, Maintenance, and Recoverability (SMR) code is a 5-position code
containing supply/requisitioning information, maintenance category authorization criteria, and disposition
instructions, as shown in the following breakout: