DEFINITIONS OF TERMS USED IN
You should know the terms used in MILSTRIP.
Refer to the NAVSUP P-485 for definition and
explanation for the terms associated with
PREPARATION OF A MILSTRIP
MILSTRIP relies upon coded data for processing
Requisitions with automatic data processing equipment.
Whether a DD Form 1348 or NAVSUP Form 1250-1 is
the prescribed requisitioning document (see figure 5-1
for example) care must be taken in selecting and
entering coded data elements.
When preparing a DD Form 1348, or in a NAVSUP
Form 1250-1 requisition material the following general
rules apply to nonautomated ships without card facilities
Enter data by ballpoint pen or typewriter.
It is recommended, that data in a DD Form 1348
or NAVSUP Form 1250-1 be entered within the
tic marks in the form. However, it is
mandatory that entries be included within the
data fields to which they pertain.
To eliminate confusion between the number zero
and the letter O, use a slashed zero.
Figure 5-1.-Example of MIISTRIP requisition documents.