(Army) BASIC ISSUE ITEMS
B5. FEDERAL STOCK NUMBER, COLUMN 2. This
column indicates the Federal stock number for the item.
B2. This appendix lists items comprising an operable equip-
B6. DESCRIPTION, COLUMN 3. This column includes
ment and those required for installation, operation, or oper-
the Federal item name and any additional description of the
ator's maintenance for Control, Transponder Set C-6280A
item which may be required. A part number or other refer.
ence number is followed by the applicable five-digit Federal
B3. EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS.
supply code for manufacturers. Usable on code column is
B4. SOURCE, MAINTENANCE, AND RECOVERABIL-
ITY CODES, COLUMN 1.
B7. UNIT OF MEASURE, COLUMN 4. The unit used as
a basis of measure (e.g., ea. pr, ft, yd) is given in this column.
a Source Code (S). The selection status and source for
the listed item is the first code indicated in this column.
B8. QUANTITY INCORPORATED IN UNIT, COLUMN 5.
The source code P applies to repair parts that are stocked in
The total quantity of the item used in the equipment is given
or supplied from GSA/DSA, or Army supply system, and
in this column.
authorized for use at indicated maintenance categories.
B9. QUANTITY FURNISHED WITH EQUIPMENT, COL-
b. Maintenance Code (M). The lowest category of main-
UMN 6. This column lists the quantity of the item supplied
tenance authorized to install the item is indicated by the
for initial operation of the equipment and/or the quantities
second code in the column. The maintenance category code
authorized to be kept on hand by the operator for mainte-
O indicates Organizational Maintenance.
nance of the equipment.
c. Recoverability Code (R). The recovery code is the
B 10. ILLUSTRATIONS, COLUMN 7.
third code in the column. It indicates whether unserviceable
items should be returned for recovery or salvage. The recov-
a. Figure Number (a). The number of the illustration in
erability code R applies to repair parts and assemblies that
which the item is shown is indicated in this column.
are economically repairable at DSU and GSU activities and
b. Item No. or Reference Designation (b). Not used.
are normally furnished by supply on an exchangeable basis.