COMPONENTS OF END ITEM AND BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LIST
This appendix lists components of end item and basic issue items for the Petroleum Laboratory 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 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. 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 Petroleum
Laboratory in operation, to operate it, and to perform emergency repairs. Although shipped separately
packaged, BII must be with the Petroleum Laboratory 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.
C.3. EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS.
The following provides an explanation of columns found in the tabular listing:
Column (1) - Illustration Number (Illus Number). This column indicates the number of the illustration in which
the item is shown.
An illustration number preceded by a dash (-) is not illustrated.
Column (2)- National Stock Number. Indicates the national stock number assigned to the item and will be
used for requisitioning purposes.
Column (3) - Description. Indicates the Federal item name, and if required, a minimum description to identify
and locate the item. The Last line for each item indicates the CAGE (in parentheses) followed by the part
Column (4) - Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the measure used in performing the actual operational
This measure is expressed by a two-character alphabetical abbreviation (e.g.,
EA, IN, PR).
Column (5) - Quantity required (Qty rqd). Indicates the quantity of the item authorized to be used with/on the