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 liquid cargo barge 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:
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 not 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 property accounts. Illustrations are furnished to assist you in identifying the items.
b. 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
vessel 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.
B-3. EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS.
a. Column (1) - Illustration Number (Illus. Number). This column indicates the number of the illustration in which
the item is shown.
b. Column (2) - National Stock Number (NSN). Indicates the national stock number assigned to the item and will be
used for requisitioning purposes.
c. 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 part
Column (4) - Unit of Measure (U/M).
Indicates the measure used in performing the actual
operational/maintenance function. This measure is expressed by a two-character alphabetical abbreviation (e.g.; ea., in,
e. Column (5) - Quantity Required (Qty rqr). Indicates the quantity of the item authorized with/on the equipment.