which the item belongs. This is necessary since figures
are prepared for assembly groups and subassembly
groups, and listings are divided into the same groups.
(3) STOCK NUMBER Column. This column
lists the NSN for the associated part number and
Find the figure covering the
manufacturer identified in the PART NUMBER and
assembly group or subassembly group to which the item
FSCM columns to the left.
(4) FIG. Column.
This column lists the
(3) Third. Identify the item on the figure and
number of the figure where the item is identified/located
note the item number.
(4) Fourth. Refer to the Repair Parts List for
(5) ITEM Column. The item number is that
the figure to find the part number for the item number
number assigned to the item as it appears in the figure
noted on the figure.
referenced in the adjacent figure number column.
(5) Fifth. Refer to the Part Number Index to
find the NSN, if assigned.
B-5. SPECIAL INFORMATION.
a. Fabrication Instructions. Bulk materials required
b. When National Stock Number or Part Number is
to manufacture items are listed in the Bulk Material
Functional Group of this RPSTL. Part numbers for bulk
materials are also referenced in the description column
(1) First. Using the Index of National Stock
of the line item entry for the item to be
Numbers and Part Numbers, find the pertinent National
Stock Number or Part Number. The NSN index is in
National Item Identification Number (NIIN) sequence
b. Index Numbers. Items which have the word
[see B-4.a.(1)]. The part numbers in the Part Number
BULK in the figure column will have an index number
index are listed in ascending alphanumeric sequence
shown in the item number column. This index number is
(see B-4.b.). Both indexes cross-reference you to the
a cross-reference between the National Stock
illustration figure and item number of the item you are
Number/Part Number Index and the bulk material list in
(2) Second. After finding the figure and item
number, verify that the item is the one you are looking
B-6. HOW TO LOCATE REPAIR PARTS.
for, then locate the item number in the repair parts list for
a. When National Stock Number or Part Number is
Using the table of contents,
determine the assembly group or subassembly group to