APPENDIX D. COMPONENTS OF END ITEM (COEI) AND
BASIC ISSUE ITEMS (BII) LISTS
D-1 . SCOPE.
This appendix lists components of the end item and basic issue items for the 500 Gallon Collapsible Drum
to help you inventory the items for safe and efficient operation of the equipment.
The Components of End Item and Basic Issue items (BII) Lists are divided into the following sections:
a. 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 500 Gallon Collapsible Drum, but they
are to be 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 help you find and identify the items.
b. Section III, Basic Issue items. These essential items are required to place the 500 Gallon
Collapsible Drum in operation, operate it, and to do emergency repairs. Although shipped separately
packaged, BII must be with the 500 Gallon Collapsible Drum during operation and when it is transferred
between property accounts. Listing items is your authority to request/requisition them for replacement
based on authorization of the end item by the TOE/MTOE. Illustrations are furnished to help you find and
identify the items.
D-3. EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS.
The following provides an explanat ion of columns in the tabular listings:
a. Column(1), Illustration Number, gives you the number of the item illustrated.
b. Column (2), National Stock Number, identifies the stock number of the item to be used for
c. Column (3), Description and Useable On Code, identifies the Federal item name (in all capital
letters) followed by a minimum description when needed. The last line below the description is the CA-
GEC (commercial and Government entity code) (in parenthesis) and the part number.
d. Column (4), U/I (unit of issue), indicates how the item is issued for the National Stock Num-
ber shown on column two.
e. Column (5), Qty Rqd, indicates the quantity required.