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.
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Definitive Government Specification or Standard Designator Reference. A part number, style number, or type designator included in or developed in accordance with a Government specification or standard which has the effect of fully identifying an item of supply. This code shall also be used for a Government specification or standard which, although not including part numbers, style numbers, or type designators, covers a single item of upply. These reference numbers may be coded with Reference Number Variation Code (RNVC) 1 in accordance with volume 2, paragraph 2.9.2.n.(4).
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.
2 - Production Item
Reference Number Variation Code (DRN_4780)
A design control or other reference number that is an item-identifying number for an item of production, or a source control reference or a specification or standard part, type, or similar reference number that is an item-identifying number for an item of supply.
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.
The item does not have a nuclear hardened feature or any other critical feature such as tolerance, fit restriction or application.
Type of Item Identification (TYP_II_4820)
Full Descriptive Item Identification
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 II of Federal Standard 313 and a MSDS may be required by the user. The requirement for a MSDS is dependent on a hazard determination of the supplier or the intended end use of the product.
An item which, as a result of a formal item reduction study, is accepted as not authorized for procurement.
Originator of Standardization Decision (ORG_STDZN_DEC_9325)
Defense Supply Center Columbus, Columbus, OH 43218
NIIN Status Code (NIIN_STAT_CD_2670)
Represents an item for which a U.S. activity proposed cancelled-invalid or cancelled-use action or that the NIIN Status Code be changed to 9, and one or more NATO/FC did not concur in the proposal. See volume 4, chapter 4.9.Item is restricted to North Atlantic Treaty Organization/foreign country (NATO/FC) use only.Represents an item for which a U.S. activity proposed cancelled-invalid or cancelled-use action or that the NIIN Status Code be changed to 9, and one or more NATO/FC did not concur in the proposal. Item is restricted to North Atlantic Treaty Organization/foreign country (NATO/FC) use only.
A new item authorized for procurement, contained in a new or revised superseding specification or standard, that replaces prior items.
Replaced / Replacement 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.
9 Apr 1991
Date of Replacement Standardization Decision (DT_STDZN_DEC_2300)