IHS Haystack Gold

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About IHS Haystack Gold

IHS Haystack GoldĀ® is our premier parts and logistics product that enables users to find data using a wide range of search criteria across multiple databases, reducing the time spent researching hard-to-find parts while maximizing supply chain effectiveness. This service also provides extensive report capabilities to ensure your part information is well-researched and documented.

What IHS Haystack Gold can do for you:

  • Identify all aspects of an item and verify technical characteristics
  • Provide procurement history to estimate costs and availability
  • Supply suitable alternatives and replacements for hard-to-find or obsolete parts
  • Furnish primary and alternate sources of supply


  • Daily updates to the Federal Logistics Information System (FLIS) database updated daily
  • Access to more than 70 additional military and commercial databases
  • Search tools for hard-to-find National Stock Numbers (NSNs) and part numbers
  • Cross-referencing among databases
  • Robust user interface with input fields and context-sensitive help
  • Report functionality in several formats, including spreadsheets and PDF.


The website was design by passion ... to be the excellent of its kind... B. E.