2.5.2 Subscriptions will be accepted on a Federal Supply Class
b a s i s for a single class or for as many individual classes as the
s u b s c r i b e r chooses. Available classes are listed according to
s u b j e c t (example: under Group 47, t h e title of FSC 4710 is "Pipe
and Tube") in the "Cataloging Handbook H2-1". Copies of this
publication can be obtained at no charge from:
Director. Navy Publications and
Printing Service Detachment Office
700 Robbins Avenue
Philadelphia, PA. 19111
2 . 6 The procedure for submitting a Subscription Bequest is as
Address your request, i n letter form, to the Director, Navy
P u b l i c a t i o n s and Printing Service Office at the address
shown above, not NPFC.
List the desired Federal Supply Classes.
Enclose a certified bank check or money order payable to
Treasurer of the United States. for $13.00 for each Federal
Supply Class. (Cost subject to change).
Subscription to this service does not relieve Contractors
o f the responsibility for application of specifications of
a p p r o p r i a t e date in complying with military contracts.
Documents will be distributed in printed form only.
Specifications and Standards are distributed automatically
t o customers within 10 days of receipt at NPFC.
2.7 NOTE: Firms desiring to reproduce and redistribute
unclassified and unrestricted specifications and standards documents
in any form at a fee or for internal use may do so without reference
to the Navy Department or any other element of the Department of
Defense since the documents are in the public domain.
2.8 DODISS/SPECIAL INQUIRY DESK:
2.8.1 The Department of Defense Index of Specifications and
Standards (DODISS) is a reference publication made available to
private industry in microfiche or printed book format. The DODISS
i s a three-part listing of the following unclassified documents:
M i l i t a r y Specifications and Military Standards
Federal Specifications and Federal Standards
Qualified Products Lists and Industry Documents
Air Force-Navy Aeronautical Standards, and Aeronautical Design