BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LIST
Section 1. INTRODUCTION
d. Unit of Issue. The unit of issue is each
unless otherwise indicated and is the supply
This appendix lists items supplied for initial
term by which the individual item is counted
operation and for running spares, The list in-
for procurement, storage, requisitioning, al-
cludes tools, parts, and material issued as part
lowances, and issue purposes.
of the major end item. The list includes all
e. Expendability. Nonexpendnble items are
items authorized for basic operator mainte-
indicated by NX. Expendable items are not
nance of the equipment. End items of equip-
ment are issued on the basis of allowances pre-
scribed in equipment authorization tables and
f. Quantity Authorized.
other documents that are a basis for requisi-
Comprising an Operable Equipment", the col-
umn lists the quantity of items supplied for the
initial operation of the equipment. Under
"Running Spare Items", the quantities listed
Columns are as follows:
are those issued initially with the equipment
a. Federal Stock, Numbcr. This column lists
as spare parts. The quantities are authorized
the 1l-digit Federal stock number.
to be kept on hand by the operator" for main-
b. Designation by Model. Not used.
tenance of the equipment.
c. Description. Nomenclature or the stand-
g. Illustration. The "Item N()," column
ard item name and brief identifying data for
lists the reference symbols used for identifica-
each item are listed in this column. When req-
tion of the items in the illustration or text of
uisitioning, enter the nomenclature and de-