COMPONENTS OF END ITEMS LIST
Section I. INTRODUCTION
This appendix lists integral components of and Basic Issue Items (BII) for Air Compressor to help you inventory items
required for safe and efficient operation.
The components of end item list are divided into the following sections:
a. Section II. Integral Components of the End Item. These items, when assembled, comprise the Air Compressor
and must accompany it whenever it is transferred or turned in. The illustrations will help you identify these items.
b. Section III. Basic Issue Items. These are minimum essential items required to place the Air Compressor in
operation, to operate it, and to perform emergency repairs. Although shipped separately packed, they must
accompany the Compressor during operation and whenever it is transferred between accountable officers. The
illustration will assist you with hard-to-identify items. This manual is your authority to requisition replacement BII,
based on TOE/MTOE authorization of the end item.
C-3. EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS.
a. Illustration: This column is divided as follows:
(1) Figure Number: Indicates the figure number of the illustration.
(2) Item Number: The number used to identify item called out in the illustration.
b. National Stock Number (NSN) : Indicates the national stock number assigned to the end item which will be used
c. Part Number (P/N) : Indicates the primary number used by the manufacturer which controls the design and
characteristics of the item by means of its engineering drawings, specifications, standards and inspection
requirements to identify an item or range of items.
d. Description. Indicates the federal item name and, if required, a minimum description to identify the item.
e. Location. The physical location of each item listed is given in this column. The lists are designed to inventory all
items in one area of the major item before moving on to an adjacent area.
f. Usable on Code. (Not applicable)