COMPONENTS OF END ITEM AND BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LIST
Section I. INTRODUCTION
This appendix lists integral components of the end item and basic issue items for the Hydraulic Excavator 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. 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
in identifying the items.
b. Section III. BASIC ISSUE ITEMS. These are the minimum essential items required to place the
Hydraulic Excavator in operation, to operate it, and to perform emergency repairs. Although shipped
separately packaged, BII must be with the Hydraulic Excavator during operation and whenever it is issued
or transferred between property accounts. The illustrations will assist you with hard-to-identify items. This
manual is your authority to requisition/request replacement BII, based on TOE/MTOE authorization of the
B-3. EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS
The following provides an explanation of columns found in the tabular listings:
a. Column (1) Illustration Item Number (ILLUST 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 Contractor And
Government Entity (CAGE) code in parentheses, followed by the part number. If the item needed differs for
different models of this equipment, the model is shown under the "USABLE ON CODE" heading in this
column. These codes are identified as:
d. Column (4) Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates how the item is issued for the National Stock
Number shown in Column 2.
e. Column (5) Quantity Required (QTY RQR). Indicates the quantity required.