BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LIST
Section I. INTRODUCTION
parts will attempt to obtain them through
This appendix lists items which accompany the mobile
cannibalization. Where such repair parts are not
(substation or are required for installation, operation, or
obtainable through cannibalization, requirements
will be requisitioned, with accompanying
justification, through normal supply channels.
Major assemblies that are procured with PEMA
This Basic Issue Items List is divided into the following
funds for initial issue only as exchange
assemblies at DSU and GSU level.
a. Basic Issue Items-Section II. A list of items which
assemblies will not be stocked above GS and DS
accompany the substation and are required by the
level or returned to depot supply level.
(2) Maintenance code, indicates the lowest
category of maintenance authorized to install the listed
b. Maintenance and Operating Supplies-Section II. A
item. The maintenance level code is:
listing of maintenance and operating supplies required
for initial operation.
C-3. Explanation of Columns
Recoverability code, indicates whether
The following provides an explanation of columns in the
unserviceable items should be returned for recovery or
tabular list of basic issue items, section II.
Items not coded are expendable.
a. Source, Maintenance, and Recoverability Codes
Recoverability codes are:
(1) Source code, indicates the source for the listed
Repair parts (assemblies and components) which
item. Source codes are:
are considered economically repairable at direct
and general support maintenance levels. When
Repair parts which are stocked in or supplied from
the maintenance capability to repair these items
the GSA/DSA, or Army supply system and
does not exist, they are normally disposed of at
authorized for use at indicated maintenance
the GS level When supply considerations dictate,
some of these repair parts may be listed for
P2 Repair parts which are procured and stocked for
automatic return to supply for depot level repair as
insurance purposes because the combat or
set forth in AR 710-50. When so listed, they will
military essentiality of the end item dictates that a
be replaced by supply on an exchange basis.
minimum quantity be available in the supply s)
Repair parts and assemblies which are
economically repairable at DSU and GSU
Repair parts which are not procured or stocked,
activities and which normally are furnished by
but are to be manufactured in indicated
supply on an exchange basis. When items are
determined by a GSU to be uneconomically
Assemblies which are not procured or stocked as
repairable, they will be evacuated to a depot for
such, but are made up of two or more units. Such
evaluation and analysis before final disposition.
component units carry individual stock numbers
High dollar value recoverable repair parts which
and descriptions, are procured and stocked
are subject to special handling and are issued on
separately and can be assembled to form the
an exchange basis. Such repair parts normally
required assembly at indicated maintenance
are repaired or overhauled at depot maintenance
Parts and assemblies which are not procured or
Repair parts specifically selected for salvage by
stocked and the mortality of which normally is
reclamation units because of precious metal
below that of the applicable end item or
content, critical materials, or high dollar value of
component The failure of such a part or assembly
reusable casings or castings.
should result In retirement of the end item from
the supply system.
b. Federal Stock Number. This column indicates the
Repair parts which are not procured or stocked.
Federal Stock Number assigned to the item and ,ill be
The requirement for such items will be filled by
used for requisitioning purposes.
use of the next higher assembly or component
Repair parts which are not stocked. The indicated
maintenance category requiring such repair