COMPONENTS OF END ITEM AND BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LISTS
Section I. INTRODUCTION
This appendix list Components of End Item and Basic Issue Items for the water distributor 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:
a. Section II Components of End Item (COEI) This listing Is for informational 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 between property accounts. Illustrations are furnished to assist you in identifying the items.
b. Section III Basic Issue Items (BII). These are the minimum essential items required to place the water distributor
in operation, to operate it, and to perform emergency repairs. Although shipped separately packaged, BII must be with
the water distributor 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 request/requisition replacement BII, based on
TOE/MTOE authorization of the end Item.
C-3. EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS.
Below is an explanation of columns found in the tabular listings:
a. Column (1) - Illustration Number (Illus Number). This column indicates the number of the illustration that shows
b. Column (2) - National Stock Number. Indicates the National Stock Number (NSN) 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 Commercial and Government Entity (CAGE) Code in
parentheses followed by the part number.
d. Column (4) - Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the measure used in performing the actual
operational/maintenance function. This measure is expressed by a two-character alphabetical abbreviation (e.g., ea, in.,
e. Column (5) - Quantity Required (Qty Rqr). Indicates the quantity of the item authorized to be used with the