C O M P O N E N T S OF END ITEM
A N D BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LISTS
Section I. INTRODUCTION
T h i s appendix li sts components of end item and basic issue items for the line
p r i n t e r to help y o u inventory items required for safe and efficient operation.
The Components of End Item and Basic Issue Items Lists are divided into the
f o l l o w i n g sections:
a. S e c t i o n II. Components of End Item. T h i s l i s t i n g i s f o r i n f o r m a t i o n a l
p u r p o s e s only, and is not authority to requisition replacements. These items are
part of the end item, but are removed and separately packaged for transportation or
shipment. As part of the end item, these items must be with the end item whenever
i t is issued or transferred between property accounts.
Illustrations are furnished
t o assist you in identifying the items.
b. S e c t i o n I I I . Basic Issue Items. These are the minimum essential items
r e q u i r e d to place the line printer in operation, to operate it, and to perform
emergency repairs. Although shipped separately packaged BII must be with the line
p r i n t e r during operation and whenever it is transferred between property accounts.
T h e 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
T h e following provides an explanation of columns found in the tabular listings:
Column (1) -- I l l u s t r a t i o n Number (Illus Number). This column indicates the
n u m b e r of the illustration in which the item is shown.
Column (2) -- National Stock Number. Indicates the National stock number
a s s i g n e d to the item and will be used for requisitioning purposes.
Column (3) - - Description.
Indicates the National item name and, if
r e q u i r e d , a minimum description to identify and locate the item. T h e last line for
each item indicates the Federal Source Code for Manufacturer (FSCM) in parentheses
followed by the part number. I f item needed differs for different models of this
equipment, the model is shown under the "Usable On" heading in this column.