Page 27. Delete appendix III and substitute:
BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LIST (BILL) AND ITEMS TROOP
INSTALLED OR AUTHORIZED LIST (ITIAL)
Section I. INTRODUCTION
used by the manufacturer (individual, company,
This appendix lists only basic issue items required firm, corporation, or Government activity), which
by the crew/operator for installation, operation, controls the design and characteristics of the item
and maintenance of Maintenance Kit, Electronic by means of its engineering drawings, specifica-
tions standards, and inspection requirements, to
identify an item or range of items.
d. Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer
This Basic Issue Items and Items Troop Installed (FSCM). The FSCM is a 5-digit numeric code used
or Authorized List is divided into the following to identify the manufacturer, distributor, or
Government agency, etc. and is identified in SB
a. Basic Issue Items List - Section II. A list, in 708-42.
e. Description. Indicates the Federal item name
alphabetical sequence, of items which are fur-
nished with, and which must be turned in with the and a minimum description required to identify
f. Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the standard
b. Items Troop Installed or Authorized
of basic quantity of the listed item as used in
List - Section III. Not applicable.
performing the actual maintenance function. This
3. Explanation of Columns
measure is expressed by a two-character al-
The following provides an explanation of col- phabetical abbreviation, (e.g., ea, in., pr, etc.).
umns found in the tabular listings:
When the unit of measure differs from the unit of
a. Illustration. Not applicable.
issue, the lowest unit of issue that will satisfy the
b. Federal Stock Number. Indicates the Federal required units of measure will be requisitioned.
stock number assigned to the item and will be used
g. Quantity Furnished with Equipment (Basic
for requisitioning purposes.
Issue Item Only). Indicates the quantity of the
c. Part Number. Indicates the primary number basic issue item furnished with the equipment.
Section II. BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LIST