COMPONENTS OF END ITEM AND BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LISTS
Section I INTRODUCTION
This appendix lists components of end item and basic issue items for the electronic equipment
maintenance and storage shelters to help you inventory items required for safe and efficient
The Components of End Item and Basic Issue Items lists are divided into the following sections:
a. Section II. Components of End Item. This listing is for informational purposes only, and is not
authority to requisition replacements. These items are part of the end item, but are removed and
separately packaged for transportation or shipment. As part of the end item, these items must be with
the end item whenever it is issued or transferred between property accounts.
b. Section Ill. Basic Issue Items. These are the minimum essential items required to place the
maintenance facility in operation and to perform emergency repairs. Although packed and shipped
separately, Basic Issue Items must be with the maintenance facility during operation and whenever it is
transferred between property accounts. This manual is your authority to request/requisition replace-
ment Basic Issue Items, based on TOE/MTOE authorization of the end item.
C-3. EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS.
The following provides an explanation of columns found in the tabular listings:
a. Column 1, Illus No. (Illustration Number). This column indicates the number of the illustration
in which the item is shown.
b. Column 2, National Stock Number. Indicates the national stock number assigned to the item
and will be used for requisitioning purposes.
c. Column 3, Description. Indicates the federal item name and if required, a minimum description
to identify and locate the item. The last line for each item indicates the FSCM (in parentheses)
followed by the part number.
d. Column 4, U/M (Unit of Measure). Indicates the measure used in performing the actual
operational/maintenance function. This measure is expressed by a two-character alphabetical
abbreviation (es, in., pr).
e. Column 5, Qty Req'd (Quantity Required). Indicates the quantity of the item authorized to be
used with/on the equipment. The quantities listed for items useable on code PAC are on a per shelter