COMPONENTS OF END ITEM AND BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LIST
SECTION I. INTRODUCTION
C-1. SCOPE. This appendix lists Components of End Items (COEI) and Basic Issue Items (BII) for the Welding
Shop to help you inventory items required for safe and efficient operation.
C-2. GENERAL. The components of End Item and Basic Issue Items Lists are divided into the following sections:
a. SECTION II. Components of End Item.
This listing is for informational purposes only, and is not authority
to requisition replacements. These items are part of the end item, but are not 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 between property accounts. Illustrations are furnished to assist you in identifying the items.
b. SECTION III. Basic Issue Items. These are the minimum essential items required to place theWelding Shop
in operation, to operate it, and to perform emergency repairs. Although shipped separately packed, BII must
accompany the Welding Shop during operation and whenever it is transferred between property accounts. The
illustrations will assist you with hard-to-identify items. This manual is your authority to requisition replacement
BII based on the TOE/MTOE authorization of the end item.
C-3. EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS. The following provides an explanation of columns found in the tabular
a. Column (1) - Illustration Number (Illus Number). This column indicates the number of the illustration in
which the item is shown.
b. Column (2) - National Stock Number. Indicates the National Stock Number assigned to the item and will
be used for requisitioning purposes.
c. 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 CAGEC (in parentheses) followed by the part
d. Column (4) - Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the measure used in performing the actual operational/main-
tenance function. This measure is expressed by a two-character alphabetical abbreviation (e.g., ea, in, pr)
e. Column (5) - Quantity Required (Qty Rqr). Indicates the quantity of the item authorized to be used with/on
SECTION Il. COMPONENTS OF END ITEM
There are no components of end items associated with the Welding Shop.