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Industry Specifications for Barcode, Nameplate, Label, and Identification Products

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Industry Specifications for Barcode, Nameplate, Label, and Identification Products

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Specification Number Scope
A-A-50271

Identification Plate Commercial Item Description

Covers identification plates for attachment to equipment to provide identification and other miscellaneous data.
A-A-59502

Polycarbonate Sheet

Describes performance characteristics for polycarbonate material used in Identification products.
ANSI MH10.8M - 1983

Bar Code Symbols

Describes the requirements for the generation of bar code symbols for use on transport packages & unit loads. Dimensions & tolerances of the printed bar code symbol are specified & limits on reflectivity are provided. Methods for scanning bar code symbols
ANSI X3.182 - 1990

Bar Code Print Quality Guideline

This guideline covers the optical characteristics of a printed bar code symbol. This document shall be used with the appropriate application specifications or symbology specifications. The appropriate application specifications or symbology specifications shall take precedence over this guideline.
AS9102A

Aerospace First Article Inspection Requirement

The SAE Aerospace Standard (AS) establishes requirements for performing and documenting the First Article Inspection (FAI).
ATSM A967

Chemical Passivation Treatments for Stainless Steel Parts

Chemical Passivation Treatments for Stainless Steel Parts
CID-A-A-56032

Epoxy Marking Ink

The General Services Administration has authorized the use of this commercial item description (CID) as a replacement for MIL-I-43553B and MIS-37271 by all federal agencies.
Code 128

Introduction & Explanation

Explains the universal symbol description and attributes of Code 128.
DDS-2007072-001-C

GE Medical Systems Label Control Standards

Specifies the standard adhesives, base materials, colors, and recommended construction methods to manufacture labels used on GEHC-IT products.
DFAR 252.000 thru 252.214

Clauses pertaining to Federal Acquisition Regulations

May be referred to on UID drawings or Contracts
GE-2007072-001

GE Medical Systems Label Control Standards

General Label Design Standards
GG-P-455B

Plates & Foils, Photographic (Photosensitive Anodized Aluminum)

This specification covers the requirements for photosensitive anodized aluminum sheets and foils. For purposes of this specification, foils is defined as material 0.010" and thinner.
IM_17

Northrop Corporation Process Specification

Chemical Engraving of Aluminum
IM_23

Northrop Corporation Process Specification

Identification by Ink or Paint Marking
MIL-8625E

Chemical Conversion Coating on Aluminum

Same as SMA-C-5541
MIL-A-8625F

Anodic Coatings for Aluminum and Aluminum Alloys

This specification covers the requirements for six types and two classes of electrolytically formed anodic coatings on aluminum and aluminum alloys for non-architectural applications.
MIL-DTL-15024F

Plates, Tags, and Bands for Identification of Equipment

This performance specification covers the materials and physical characteristics of plates, tags, and bands, (identification devices) used for identification of equipment.
MIL-DTL-19834C

Plates, Identification or Instruction, Metal Foil, Adhesive Backed

This specification covers adhesive-backed metal foil identification or instruction plates for use as internal and external equipment identification or instruction.
MIL-DTL-5541F

Chemical Conversion Coating on Aluminum and Aluminum Alloys

This specification covers chemical conversion coatings formed by the reaction of chemical conversion materials with the surfaces of aluminum and aluminum alloys. Supersedes MIL-C-5541E.
MIL-I-45208A

Inspection System Requirements

Establishes requirements for contractors' inspection systems. These requirements pertain to the instructions and tests necessary to substantiate product conformance to drawings, specifications and contract requirements and to all inspections and tests required by the contract.
MIL-L-61002

Labels, Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive, for Bar-Coding

This specification covers the requirements for pressure-sensitive adhesive, labels for use in the implementation of bar code marking/reading operations.
MIL-M-43719C

Marking Material and Markers, Adhesive, Electrometric, Pigmented

This general specification covers requirements for adhesive-backed, pigmented, elastomeric materials in roll and sheet form.
MIL-P-38477A(USAF)

Plastic Material, Pressure Sensitive Adhesive, for Aerospace Identification & Marking

This specification covers an adhesive-backed, pigmented or clear polyester plastic film for marking of aerospace interior and exterior surfaces.
MIL-P-514D

Plates, Identification, Instruction & Marking, Blank

This specification covers identification plates, instruction plates, and marking plates for attachment to U.S. Military property.
MIL-P-6906B

Plates, Identification, Aircraft

This specification covers identification plates for aircraft instruments, accessories, major structural aircraft assemblies, and aircraft equipment.
MIL-P-8793A(ASG)

Paint, (Gloss & Nonspecular), for use on Elastomeric Pigmented Film

This specification covers paint for use in the manufacture of decalcomanias intended for application on the exterior and the interior surfaces of aircraft and aeronautical equipment.
MIL-PRF-61002B

Performance Specification Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive Labels for Bar Coding

This performance specification covers the requirements for pressure-sensitive adhesive, labels for this use in the implementation of bar code marking/reading operations.
Mil-PRF-81352C

Coatings, Aircraft Touch-Up

This specification covers general touch-up coatings for use on aircraft and support equipment.
MIL-Q-9858A

Quality Program Requirements

This specification applies to all supplies (including equipments, sub-systems & systems) or services when referenced in the item specification, contract, or order.
MIL-STD-105E

Sampling Procedures and Tables for Inspection by Attributes

This military standard establishes lot or batch sampling plans and procedures for inspection by attributes.
MIL-STD-1189B

Bar Code Symbology

The purpose of this standard is to define the Standard Department of Defense Bar Code Symbology. This shall be used whenever bar code marking and reading operations are employed within logistics operations.
MIL-STD-129N

Standard Practice for Military Marking

This standard provides the minimum requirements for uniform military marking and procedures for their application to all supplies, equipment, and ammunition.
MIL-STD-12D

Abbreviations for use on Drawings, and in Specifications, Standards, and Technical Documents

The terms and abbreviations in this standard are limited to those commonly used on drawings, and in specifications, standards, and technical documents
MIL-STD-130N

Identification Marking of U.S. Military Property

This standard provides the item marking requirements and methods for identification of items of military property produced, stocked, stored, and issued by or for the Department of Defense.
MIL-STD-13231

Marking of Electronic Items

This standard covers the general requirements for marking of electronic items, except marking for shipment and as otherwise specified by an applicable Government document covering the item on which the marking appears. These requirements cover both the information to be shown by the marking and the materials and processes used therefor.
MIL-STD-1520C

Corrective Action and Disposition System for Nonconforming Material

This standard sets forth the requirements for a cost effective corrective action and disposition system for nonconforming material. It defines requirements relative to the interface between the contractor and the contract administration office on nonconforming material.
NGSS4712A

Northrop Grumman UID Standard Specification

Requirements for Unique Identification (UID) marking, of fabricated parts, assemblies, tooling and government property.
NSA-2J

General Specification for Nameplates/Labels and Marking of Electronic and Electromechanical Equipment

This specification covers the requirements of the Government for nameplates/labels and marking of electronic and electro-mechanical equipments, sub-divisions thereof, and accessory items for which the National Security Agency has design control responsibility.
QQ-A-250F_EXP

General Specifications for Aluminum Plate and Sheet

This specification covers the general requirements for aluminum and aluminum alloy plate and sheet.
QQ-S-766D EXP

Steel, Stainless and heat resisting

Steel,Stainless and heat resisting, Alloys, Plate, Sheet and Strip.
STANAG2290

NATO Unique Identification Labels

This standard provides the item marking requirements and methods for identification of items of military property produced, stocked, stored, and issued by or for NATO Forces.
TCIF

TCIF Guidelines for the Identification and Bar Code Labeling of Cable Reels

The scope of the document is limited to resolving cable reel identification problems and the exchange of cable reel data between business trading partners within the telecommunications industry.
USS PDF-417

Uniform Symbology Specification

Describes the symbol quality and decoding algorithm of PDF417.
USS-128

Uniform Symbology Specification

Describes symbol characters, dimensions, tolerances, and optical specification of Code 128.
USS-16K

Uniform Symbology Specification

Describes symbol characters, dimensions, tolerances, and optical specification of Code 16K.
USS-39

Uniform Symbology Specification

Describes symbol characters, dimensions, tolerances, and optical specification of Code 39.
USS-49

Uniform Symbology Specification

Describes symbol characters, dimensions, tolerances, and optical specification of Code 49.
USS-I 2/5

Uniform Symbology Specification

Describes symbol characters, dimensions, tolerances, and optical specification of Interleaved 2-of-5.
XMIL-P-514D

XPlates, Identification, Instruction & Marking, Blank

This specification covers identification plates, instruction plates, and marking plates for attachment to U.S. Military property.