COMPONENTS OF END ITEM AND BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LIST
Section I. INTRODUCTION
This appendix lists components of end item and Basic Issue Items (BII) for the Fire Truck to help you inventory items
required for safe and efficient operation.
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 information 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 property accounts.
Section III. Basic Issue Items. These are the minimum essential items required to place the Fire Truck in
operation, to operate it, and to perform emergency repairs. Although shipped separately packaged, BII must be
with the Fire Truck during operation and whenever it is transferred between property accounts. This manual is
your authority to request/requisition replacement BlI, 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 listings:
a. 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 the FSCM (in parentheses) followed by the part number.
operational/maintenance function. This measure is expressed by a two-character alphabetical abbreviation (e g,
ea, in, pr).
Column (5) -Quantity Required (Qty Rqr). Indicates the quantity of the item authorized to be used with/on the