COMPONENTS OF END ITEM AND BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LIST
Section I. INTRODUCTION
This appendix lists components of end item and basic issue items for the refrigerated container to help you inventory the
items required for safe and efficient operation of the equipment.
The Components of End Item and Basic Issue Items (BII) 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 refrigeration unit, but they are to be 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 help you find
and identify the items.
Section III. Basic Issue Items. These are the minimum essential items required to place the refrigerated
container in operation, to operate it, and to do emergency repairs. Although shipped separately packaged, BII
must be with the refrigerated container during operation and when it is transferred between property accounts.
Listing these items is your authority to request/requisition them for replacement based on authorization of the
end item by the TOE/MTOE. Illustrations are furnished to help you find and identify these items.
C-3. EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS
The following provides an explanation of columns found in the tabular listing:
a. Column (1) - Illustration Number (Illus 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.
Column (3) - Description. Indicates the Federal item and name and, if required, a minimum description to
identify and locate the item. The last line for each item indicates the CAGEC (in parentheses) followed by the
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, pr).
e. Column (5) - Quantity required (Qty rqd). Indicates the quantity of the item authorized to be used with/on the