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COMPONENTS OF END ITEM (COEI) AND
BASIC ISSUE ITEMS (BII) LISTS
Section I. INTRODUCTION
B-1. Scope. This appendix lists components of the end item and basic issue items for the Floating Machine Shop
(FMS) to help you inventory the items required for safe and efficient operation of the equipment.
B-2. General. The Components of End Item and Basic Issue Items (BII) 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 they are to be 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 III, Basic Issue Items. These are the minimum essential items required to place the Floating Machine
Shop in operation to operate it, and to perform emergency repairs. Although shipped separately packaged, BII must be
with the Floating Machine Shop during operation and when it is transferred between property accounts. This list is your
authority to request/requisition replacement BII based on authorization of the end item by the TOE/MTOE.