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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-208D

Stencil Marking of Parts

This Commercial Item Description covers four types of opaque ink for marking on porous and non-porous surfaces.
A-A-50271

Identification Plates

This commercial item description covers identification plates for attachment to equipment to provide identification, and other miscellaneous data.
A-A-56032-D

Ink, Marking, Epoxy Base

This commercial item description covers a catalyzed epoxy system of marking inks for metallic or other non-porous surfaces and printed wiring boards.
A-A-59502

Commerccial Item Description Plastic Sheet, Polycarbonate

This commercial item description (CID) covers four types of polycarbonate sheet ranging in length from 3 feet to 12 feet, width from 2 feet to 8 feet, and thickness from 0.010 inch to 1.000 inch. Intended applications include architectural glazing, windows, food andmedical handling, aircraft interiors, lighting fixtures, skylights, windscreens, passive solar collectors, conveyor covers, signs, and bus shelters.
AS9102A

Aerospace First Article Inspection Requirement

This SAE Aerospace Standard (AS) establishes requirements for performing and documenting the First Article Inspection (FAI).
ATSM A 967

Standard Specification For Chemical Passivation Treatments For Stainless Steel Parts

This specification covers several different types of chemical passivation treatments for stainless steel parts.
ATSM B 209-96

Standard Specification For Aluminum and Aluminum-Alloy Sheet And Plate

This specification covers aluminum and aluminum-alloy flat sheet, coiled sheet, and plate, in a variety of alloys and tempers.
Code 128

Code 128 Definition

Explains the universal symbol description and attributes of Code 128.
DFARS

DFARS

Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement
GG-P-455B

Plates And Foils, Photographic (Potosensitive Anodized Aluminum)

This specification covers the requirements for photosensitive anodized aluminum sheets and foils. For purposes of this specification, foils as referred to in this specification is defined as material 0.010 inch and thinner.
IM 17

Chemical Engraving Of Aluminum

This specification establishes the materials end procedures for the fabrication of etched markings nameplates and etched stencils on aluminum and aluminum alloys using a caustic or acid etchant.
IM 23

Identification By Ink Or Paint Marking

This specification establishes the requirements for ink or paint marking of parts and assemblies for identification.
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 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-43719D

Marking Materials and Markers, Adhesive, Elastomeric, Pigmented; General Specifications For

This specification covers the general requirements for adhesive-backed, pigmented, elastomeric marking materials (see 6.1) in roll and sheet form. Requirements for individual markers, (i.e., letters, numerals, legends, symbols, and hazardous material symbols) are covered by the specification sheets.
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.
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

Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive Labels For Bar Coding

This specification covers the requirements for pressure-sensitive adhesive labels that meet or exceed the end user’s necessary performance criteria for use in the implementation of bar code marking/reading operations.
MIL-P-38477A(USAF)

Plastic Material, Pressure Sensitive Adhesive, For Aerozpace Identification And 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 And Marking, Blank

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

Aircraft Identification Plates

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-S-5059D

Corrosion Resistant Steel Plate and Sheet

This specification covers the requirements for four types and five conditions of aircraft quality corrosion-resistant steel.
MIL-S-901D

Shock Tests, H.I. (High Impact) Shipboard Machinery, Equipment, and Systems, Requirements for

This specification covers shock testing requirements for ship board machinery, equipment, systems, and structures, excluding submarine pressure hull penetrations.
MIL-STD-100G

Engineering Drawings Standard Practice

This standard, along establishes the essential requirements and reference documents applicable to the preparation and revision of engineering drawings and associated lists for or by Departments and Agencies of the Department of Defense.
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

Department Of Defense Bar Code Symbology Standard

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-129R

Military Marking For Shipment And Storage

This standard provides the minimum requirements for uniform military marking for shipment and storage. Additional marking may be required by the contract or the cognizant activity.
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 criteria for development of specificmarking requirements and methods for identification of items of military property produced, stocked, stored, and issued by or for the Department of Defense. This standard addresses criteria and data content for both free text and machine-readable information (MRI) applications of item identification marking.
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

Unique Identification (UID) Marking Of Fabricated Parts, Assemblies, Tooling, And Government Property

This specification establishes the requirements for Unique Identification (UID) marking of parts, assemblies, tooling, Government Property (GP) and Property In Possession of the Contractor (PIPC) in accordance with MIL-STD-130, Revision M, when Unique Identification (UID) is required by contract.
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 Alloys, Plate, Sheet And Strip

This specification covers corrosion and heat resisting chromium, and chromium-nickel steel, sheet and strip.
STANAG2290

NATO Unique Identification Of Items

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.
TT-L-50G

Lacquer Coatings

This specification covers three types of air-dry lacquers in pressurized dispensers for general purpose applications.
USS PDF-417

Uniform Symbology Specification

Describes the symbol quality and decoding algorithm of PDF 417.
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 Code.