COMPONENTS OF END ITEM AND BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LISTS
Section I. INTRODUCTION
B-1. SCOPE. This appendix lists components of end item and basic issue items for the Reverse Osmosis Water
Purification Unit to help you inventory items required for safe and efficient operation.
B-2. GENERAL. The Components of End Item and Basic Issue Items Lists are divided into the following sections:
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.
Section III. Basic Issue Items. These are the minimum essential items required to place the Reverse Osmosis
Water Purification Unit in operation, to operate it, and to perform emergency repairs. Although separately packaged,
basic issue items (BII) must be with the Reverse Osmosis Water Purification Unit during operation and whenever it is
transferred between property accounts. The illustrations will assist you in 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. The following provides an explanation of columns found in the tabular listings:
Column (1) Illustration Number (Illus Number). This column indicates the number of the illustration in which the
item is shown.
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 FSCM (in parentheses) followed by part number.
operational/maintenance function. This measure is expressed by a two-character alphabetical abbreviation (e.g. , ea, in.,
Column (5) Quantity required (Qty Rqr). Indicates quantity of item authorized to be used with/on the equipment.