B-4. Explanation of Columns in the Tabular List of
manufacturers in parenthesis. Repair parts quantities
Maintenance and Operating Supplies-Section III
included in kits, sets, and assemblies are shown in front
of the repair part name.
a. Component Application. This column identifies
the component application of each maintenance or
d. Unit of Measure (U/M).
operating supply item.
alphabetic abbreviation indicating the amount or quantity
of the item upon which the allowances are based, e.g., ft,
b. Federal Stock Number. This column indicates
ea, pr, etc.
the Federal stock number assigned to the item and will
be used for requisitioning purposes.
e. Quantity Incorporated in Unit. This column
indicates the quantity of the item used in the assembly
c. Description. This column indicates the item
group. A "V" appearing in this column in lieu of a
name and brief description.
quantity indicates that a definite quantity cannot be
indicated (e.g., shims, spacers, etc.).
d. Quantity Required for Initial Operation. This
column indicates the quantity of each maintenance or
f. Quantity Furnished With Equipment.
operating supply item required for initial operation of the
column indicates the quantity of an item furnished with
g. Illustration. This column is divided as
e. Quantity Required for 8 Hours Operation. This
follows: (1) Figure number.
Indicates the figure
column indicates the estimated quantities required for an
number of the illustration in which the item is shown.
average 8 hours of operation.
(2) Item number. Indicates the callout number
used to reference the item in the illustration.
f. Notes. This column indicates informative notes
keyed to data appearing in a preceding column.
Section II. BASIC ISSUE ITEMS
BINDER: loose-leaf, U. S. Army Equipment Logbook
CASE, MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONAL
DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY OPERATOR AND
ORGANIZATIONAL MAINTENANCE MANUAL
DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY LUBRICATION
EXTINGUISHER, FIRE, DRY CHEMICAL:
hand type, 21/2 lb capacity, w/wall bracket