BASIC ISSUE ITEMS
This appendix lists the accessories, tools, and
(c)-X2-applied to repair parts which are not stocked.
publications required in 1st echelon maintenance and
The indicated maintenance echelon requiring
operation, initially issued with, or authorized for the
such repair parts will attempt to obtain them
through cannibalization; if not obtainable
through cannibalization, such repair parts will be
2. Explanation of Columns
a. Source Codes. The information provided in
through normal supply channels.
each column is as follows:
(3) Maintenance. The lowest maintenance echelon
authorized to use, stock, install, or manufacture
(1) Technical service. This column lists the basic
the part is indicated by the following code
number (or symbol) of the technical service
assigned supply responsibility for the part.
Blank spaces denote Corps of Engineers supply
(1st and 2d Echelon)
responsibility. General Engineer supply parts
b. Federal Stock Numbers. When a Federal stock
are identified by the letters GE in parentheses,
number is available for a part, it shall be shown in this
following the nomenclature in the description
column, and used for requisitioning purposes.
Other technical services basic
numbers (or symbols) are-
(1) The item name and a brief description of. the
part are shown.
(2) A five-digit Federal supply code for
12-Adjutant General's Corps
manufacturers and/or other technical services is
(2) Source. The selection status and source of
shown in parentheses followed by the
supply for each part are indicated by one of the
manufacturer's part number. This number shall
following code symbols:
be used for requisitioning purposes when no
(a) P-applied to high-mortality repair parts
Federal stock number is indicated in the Federal
which are stocked in or supplied from the
stock number column.
technical service depot system, and
Example: (08645) 86453
(3) The letters GE, shown in parentheses
immediately following the description, indicate
(b) P1-applied to repair parts which are low-
General Engineer supply responsibility for the
mortality parts, stocked in or supplied from technical
services depots, and authorized for installation at
d. Unit of Issue. Where no abbreviation is shown
in this column, the unit of issue is each.
Those items classified as
nonexpendable are indicated by letters NX.