The last line for each item in the BIIL and ITIAL indicates the part number with the FSCM in parentheses." Items that are
included in kits and sets are listed below the name of the kit or set with the quantity of each item in the kit or set indicated
in the quantity incorporated in unit column. When the part to be used differs between serial numbers of the same model,
the effective serial numbers are shown as the last line of the description. In the Special Tools List, the initial basis of
issue (BOI) appears as the last line in the entry for each Special Tool, TMDE, and support equipment. When density of
equipments supported exceeds density spread indicated in the basis of issue, the total authorization is increased
Unit of Measure (UIM. Indicates the standard of the basic quantity of the listed item as used in performing the
actual maintenance function. This measure is expressed by a two-character alphabetical abbreviation (e.g., ea, in, pr,
etc.). When the unit of measure differs from the unit of issue, the lowest unit of issue that will satisfy the required units of
measure will be requisitioned.
Quantity Furnished With Equipment (Basic Issue Items Only)I.ndicates the quantity of the basic issue item
furnished with the equipment.
Quantity Authorized (Items Troop Installed or Authorized OnlyI).dicates the quantity of the item authorized to be
used with the equipment will be requisitioned.
Quantity Incorporated in Unit. Indicates the quantity of the item used in the breakout shown on the illustration
figure, which is prepared for a functional group, subfunctional group, or an assembly. A "V" appearing in this column in
lieu of a quantity indicates that no specific quantity is applicable (e.g., shims, spacers, etc).
C-4. Special Information.
C-5. How to Locate Repair Parts
When Federal Stock Number or Part Number is Unknown:
(1) First. Using the table of contents, determine the assembly group within which the repaitr belongs. This
is necessary since illustrations are prepared for assembly groups and listings are divided into the same groups.
(2) Second. Find the illustration covering the assembly group to which the repair part belongs.
(3) Third. Identify the repair part on the illustration and note the illustration figure and item number of the
(4) Fourth. Using the Repair Parts Listing, find the figure and item number noted on the illustration.
When Federal Stock Number or Part Number Isnown:
(1) First. Using the Index of Federal Stock Numbers and Part Numbers, find the pertinent Federal stock
number or part number. This index is in ascending alpha-numeric sequence, cross-referenced to the illustration figure
number and item number.
(2) Second. After finding the figure and item number, locate the figure and item number in the repair parts