COMPONENTS OF END ITEM AND BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LIST
Section I. INTRODUCTION
This appendix lists components of end item and basic issue items for the heater unit to help you inventory items required
for safe and efficient operation.
The Components of End Item and Basic Issue Items List are divided into the following sections:
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 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 properly accounts. Illustrations are furnished to assist you in identifying the
Section III. Basic Issue Items. These are the minimum essential items required to place the heater unit in
operation, to operate it, and to perform emergency repairs. Although shipped separately packaged, BII must
be with the heater unit during operation and whenever it is transferred between property accounts. The
illustrations will assist you with hard-to-identify items. This manual is your authority to request/requisition
replacement BII, 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 listing:
Column (1) Illustration Number (Illus. Number). This column indicates the number of the illustration in which
the item is shown.
Column (2) National Stock Number. Indicates the national stock number assigned to the item and will be
used for requisitioning purposes.
Column (3) Description. Indicates the Federal item and 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
Column (4) Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates
function. This measure is expressed by a two-character alphabetical
abbreviation (e.g.; ea, in, pr).