BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LIST (BIIL) AND ITEMS TROOP
INSTALLED OR AUTHORIZED LIST (ITIAL)
Section I. INTRODUCTION
for requisitioning purposes.
c. Part Number. Indicates the primary number
This appendix lists only basic issue items required
used by the manufacturer (individual, company,
by the crew/operator for installation, operation,
firm, corporation, or Government activity), which
and maintenance of Meteorological Station, Man-
controls the design and characteristics of the item
by means of its engineering drawings, specifica-
tions standards, and inspection requirements, t
identify an item or range of items.
This Basic Issue Items and Items Troop Installed
d. Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer
or Authorized List is divided into the following
(FSCM). The FSCM is a 5-digit numeric code used
to identify the manufacturer, distributor, or Gov-
a. Basic Issue Items List-Section II. A list, in
ernment agency, etc., and is identified in SB
aIphabetical sequence, of items which are fur-
nished with, and which must be turned in with the
e. Description. Indicates the Federal item name
and a minimum description required to identify
b. Items Troop Installed or Authorized List -
Section Ill. Not applicable.
f. Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the standard
B-3. Explanation of Columns
of basic quantity of the listed item as used in per-
forming the actual maintenance function. This
The following provides an explanation of columns
measure is expressed by a two-character a
found in the tabular listings:
phabetical abbreviation, (e.g., ea, in., pr, etc.
a. Illustration. This column is divided as follows:
When the unit of measure differs from the unit of
(1) Figure Number. Indicates the figure
issue, the lowest unit of issue that will satisfy the
number of the illustration in which the item is
required units of measure will be requisitioned.
g. Quantity Furnished with Equipment (Basic
(2) Item number. Not applicable.
Issue Items Only). Indicates the quantity of the
b. Federal Stock Number. Indicates the Federal
basic issue item furnished with the equipment.
stock number assigned to the item and will be used
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