COMPONENTS OF END ITEM LIST
Section I. INTRODUCTION
This appendix lists integral components of and basic issue items for the Press Shelter to help you inventory
items required for safe and efficient operation.
This Components of End Item List is divided into the following sections:
Section II. Integral Components of the End Item. These items, when assembled, comprise the shelter
and must accompany it whenever it is transferred or turned in. The illustrations will help you identify these items.
Section III. Basic Issue Items. These are the minimum essential items required to place the shelter in
operation, to operate it, and to perform emergency repairs. Although shipped separately packed they must accompany
the shelter during operation and whenever it is transferred between accountable officers. The illustrations will assist you
with hard-to-identify items. This manual is your authority to requisition replacement BII, based on TOE/MTOE
authorization of the end item.
B-3. Explanation of Columns
Illustration. This column is divided as follows:
(1) Figure Number. Indicates the figure number of the illustration on which the item is shown (if
(2) Item Number. The number used to identify item called out in the illustration.
National Stock Number (NSN). Indicates the National stock number assigned to the item and which will
be used for requisitioning.
Part Number (P/N). Indicates the primary number used by the manufacturer, which controls the design
and characteristics of the item by means of its engineering drawings, specifications, standards, and inspection
requirements to identify an item or range of items.
Description. Indicates the Federal item name and, if required, a minimum description to identify the
Location. The physical location of each item listed is given in this column. The lists are designed to
inventory all items in one area of the major item before moving on to an adjacent area.
Usable on Code. USABLE ON codes are included to help you identify which component items are used
on the different models. Identification of the codes used in these lists are:
Quantity Required (Qty Reqd). This column lists the quantity of each item required for a complete
Quantity. This column is left blank for use during an inventory. Under the Rcvd column, list the quantity
you actually receive on your major item. The Date columns are for your use when you inventory the major item at a later
date; such as for shipment to another site.