(6) The usable on code, when applicable (see paragraph 5, special
(7) In the Special Tools List section, the Basis of Issue (BOI)
appears as the last line(s) in the entry for each special tool, special TMDE, and
other special support equipment.
When density of equipments supported exceedes
density spread indicated in the basis of issue, the total authorization is
(8) The statement END OF FIGURE appears just below the last item
description in Column 5 for a given figure in both Sections II and Section III.
Column (6) - QTY.
The QTY (quantity per figure column) 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
in this column in lieu of a quantity indicates that the quantity
the quantity may vary from application to application.
is variable and
D-4. Explanation of Columns (Section IV)
National Stock Number (NSN) Index
(1) Stock Number Column.
This column lists the NSN by
Identification Number (NIIN) sequence. The NIIN consists of the
locate an item, ignore the first 4 digits of the NSN.
However, the complete NSN
should be used when ordering items by stock number.
(2) Fig. Column.
This column contains a list of the numbers of the
figures where the items are identified/located.
The figures are in numerical
order in Section II and Section III.
(3) Item Column.
This column identifies the item associated with the
figure listed in the adjacent FIG. column.
This item is also identified by the
NSN listed on the same line.
Part Number Index.
This column contains a list of part numbers in
ascending alphanumeric sequence (i.e. , vertical arrangement of letter and number
combination which places the first letter or digit of each group in order A
through Z, followed by the numbers 0 through 9 and each following letter or digit
in like order).
(1) CAGE Column.
The Commercial and Government Entity Code (CAGE) is a
5-digit numeric code used to identify the manufacturer, distributor, or
Government agency, etc., that supplies the item.