DLMS™ Summary National Stock Number 1005-01-590-8879 National Stock Number (NSN) 1005-01-590-8879, or NIIN 015908879, (sponge head assembly,bore cleani) was assigned December 29, 2010 in the Federal Logistics Information System (FLIS). This NIIN is Available for Manual Assignment. This NSN does not replace any other NSNs. There is only one manufacturer part number associated with this NSN. None of the associated part number(s) are considered obsolete. The manufacturer part numbers were originally supplied by one supplier. Today, one supplier is listed as an Active supplier for this NSN. Of the active suppliers, only one supplier is deemed design controlled or valid supply parts. This part number is actively being procured by the US Government, with procurement history within the last 90 days. There have been 12 contracts issued for this part number, with 12 awards given. There is moderate competition for this NSN. The US Government has awarded contracts to 6 different suppliers. The last contract numbers awarded were: SPE7L416V1846, SPE7L416V1846, SPE7L416V0124, SPE7L416V0124, SPE7L415V2139. The total value of the awarded contracts has been US$ 26,995.70. This NSN is unique to one weapons system. There has been a small amount of demand for this national stock number. The demand for this NSN originated from less than 5 countries. The 24 month forecast from the US Government for this part number has high volatility, with an estimated forecasted value of US$ 7,780. Based on a planned procurement review by the Primary Inventory Control Activity (PICA) on Dec 03, 2013, this NSN's acquisition method was noted as: Acquire directly from the actual manufacturer, whether or not the prime contractor is the actual manufacturer. The data needed to produce this item from additional sources is not physically available. Valid AMCs: 3, 4 and 5. This NSN is assigned to Item Name Code (INC) 68337. [AN ABSORBENT ITEM THAT ATTACHES TO A POLE OR STAFF, FOR THE PURPOSE OF SWABBING THE INSIDE (BORE) OF A GUN BARREL DURING MAINTENANCE. INCLUDES BRISTLES IN ADDITION TO THE ABSORBENT MATERIAL. SEE ALSO BRUSH,CLEANING,ARTILLERY AND SWAB,SMALL ARMS CLEANING.]. This item does not have a nuclear hardened feature or any other critical feature such as tolerance, fit restriction or application. There is no data in the HMIRS and the NSN is in an FSC not generally suspected of containing hazardous materials. NSN 1005015908879 does not contain precious metals. This NSN is associated to Schedule B 9305913030: parts and accessories of military weapons of heading 9301, nesoi. The Schedule B End Use is listed as tanks, artillery, missiles, rockets, guns and ammunition. This information was last updated on Oct 01, 2016.