Material: Material

Enter a material for this material requirements line.

If you accessed this grid from SM Standard Tasks or SM Class Maintenance:

You can only enter a material in this field if you did not enter a part type in the Part Type field. Press F4 for a list of valid materials.

If you accessed this grid from SM Service, SM Work Order Quotes, and SM Work Orders:

Entry in this field is required.

When a task is specified for the material line (auto-added lines or manually entered lines):

  • If a part type was specified for the standard task and you did not specify a serviceable item for the task sequence, this field defaults as blank. You may assign any HQ Material.

  • if a part type was specified for the standard task and you specified a serviceable item for the task sequence, this field will default the material defined for the serviceable item/part type (in SM Serviceable Items), if applicable. If multiple materials were defined for the serviceable item/part type (in SM Serviceable Items), a separate line will be set up for each material. May be overridden.

If no materials were defined for the serviceable item/part type, this field defaults as blank. You may assign any HQ material.

  • If no part type was specified for standard task, this field defaults a separate line for each material defined for the standard tasks (in SM Standard Tasks). May be overridden.

For material lines that do not specify a task, enter any HQ material.