When a stock numbered item is requisitioned, the
repair part received may have a different part
number than the part being replaced.
Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer (FSCM). The FSCM is a
5-digit numeric code listed in SB 708-42 which is used to identify the
manufacturer, distributor, or Government agency, etc. For BIIL and
ITIAL, see explanation of description column, paragraph f.
Indicates the Federal item name and, if required,
(In BIIL and ITIAL only,
a minimum description to identify the item.
the following will be used: "The last line for each item in the BIIL
and ITIAL indicates the part number with the FSCM in parentheses.")
Items that are included in kits and sets are listed below the name
of the kit or set with the quantity of each item. in the kit or set
indicated in the quantity incorporated in unit column. When the part
to be used differs between serial numbers of the same model, the effec-
tive serial numbers are shown as the last line of the description.
In the Special Tools List, the initial Basis of Issue (BOI) appears as
the last line in the entry for each special tool, TMDE, and support
equipment. When density of equipments supported exceeds density
spread indicated in the basis of issue, the total authorization is
Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the standard of the basic
quantity of the listed item as used in performing the actual mainte-
nance function. This measure is expressed by a two-character alpha-
betical abbreviation (e.g., ea, in, pr, etc.). When the unit of mea-
sure differs from the unit of issue, the lowest unit of issue that
will satisfy the required unit of measure will be requisitioned.
h. Quantity Furnished with Equ ipment (Basic Issue Items Only).
Indicates the quantity of the basic issue item furnished with the
i. Quantity Authorized (Items Troop Installed or Authorized Only).
Indicates the quantity of the item authorized to be used with the
j. Quantity Incorporated in Unit. Indicates the quantity of the
item used in the breakout shown on the illustration figure, which is
prepared for. a functional group, subfunctional group, or an assembly.
A "V" appearing in this column in lieu of a quantity indicates that
no specific quantity is applicable (e.g., shims, spacers, etc. ).