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X12 Release 004020

N7 Equipment Details

To identify the equipment
Sequence
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
01
206
Equipment Initial
String (AN)
Optional
1
4
-
Prefix or alphabetic part of an equipment unit's identifying number
N701 is mandatory for rail transactions.
02
Equipment Number
String (AN)
Mandatory
1
10
-
Sequencing or serial part of an equipment unit's identifying number (pure numeric form for equipment number is preferred)
03
Weight
Decimal number (R)
Conditional
1
10
-
Numeric value of weight
P0304
04
Weight Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
2
-
Code defining the type of weight
Codes (52)
05
Tare Weight
Numeric (N0)
Conditional
3
8
-
Weight of the equipment
P0516
06
Weight Allowance
Numeric (N0)
Optional
2
6
-
Allowance made for increased weight due to such factors as snow
07
Dunnage
Numeric (N0)
Optional
1
6
-
Weight of material used to protect lading (even bracings, false floors, etc.)
08
Volume
Decimal number (R)
Conditional
1
8
-
Value of volumetric measure
P0809
09
Volume Unit Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
1
-
Code identifying the volume unit
Codes (16)
10
Ownership Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
1
-
Code indicating the relationship of equipment to carrier or ownership of equipment
Codes (5)
11
Equipment Description Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
-
Code identifying type of equipment used for shipment
Codes (137)
12
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
4
-
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
N712 is the owner of the equipment.
13
Temperature Control
String (AN)
Optional
3
6
-
Free-form abbreviation of temperature range or flash-point temperature
14
Position
String (AN)
Optional
1
3
-
Relative position of shipment in car, trailer, or container (mutually defined)
15
Equipment Length
Numeric (N0)
Optional
4
5
-
Length (in feet and inches) of equipment ordered or used to transport shipment (The format is FFFII where FFF is feet and II is inches; the range for II is 00 through 11)
16
Tare Qualifier Code
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
1
-
Code identifying the type of tare
Codes (2)
17
Weight Unit Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
1
-
Code specifying the weight unit
Codes (8)
18
Equipment Number Check Digit
Numeric (N0)
Optional
1
1
-
Number which designates the check digit applied to a piece of equipment
19
Type of Service Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
-
Code specifying extent of transportation service requested
Codes (18)
20
Height
Decimal number (R)
Optional
1
8
-
Vertical dimension of an object measured when the object is in the upright position
N720 and N721 are expressed in inches.
21
Width
Decimal number (R)
Optional
1
8
-
Shorter measurement of the two horizontal dimensions measured with the object in the upright position
22
Equipment Type
Identifier (ID)
Optional
4
4
-
Code identifying equipment type
23
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
4
-
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
N723 is the operator or carrier of the rights of the equipment.
24
Car Type Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
4
-
Code specifying type of rail car or intermodal equipment type and its general characteristics
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Stedi is a registered trademark of Stedi, Inc. Stedi's EDI Reference and Mapping Guides are provided for marketing purposes and are free of charge. All names, logos, and brands of third parties listed on our site are trademarks of their respective owners (including “X12”, which is a trademark of X12 Incorporated). Stedi, Inc. and its products and services are not endorsed by, sponsored by, or affiliated with these third parties. Our use of these names, logos, and brands is for identification purposes only, and does not imply any such endorsement, sponsorship, or affiliation.