BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LIST
repair parts may be listed for automatic
This appendix lists items which accompany the crane-
return to supply for depot level repair as
shovel or are required for installation, operation, or
set forth in AR 710-50. When so listed,
they will be replaced by supply on an
This basic issue items list is divided into the following
S Repair parts and assemblies which are
economically reparable at DSU and GSU activities and
a. Basic Issue Items-Section If. A list of items which
which normally are furnished by supply on an exchange
accompany the crane-shovel and are required by the
basis. When items are determined by a GSU to be
operator/crew for installation, operation, or maintenance.
uneconomically reparable, they will be evacuated to a
b. Maintenance and Operating Supplies-Section III.
depot for evaluation and analysis before final disposition.
A listing of maintenance and operating supplies required
T High dollar value recoverable repair parts
for initial operation.
which are subject to special handling
and are issued on an exchange basis.
Explanation of Columns
Such repair parts normally are repaired
The following provides an explanation of columns in the
or overhauled at depot maintenance
a. Source, Maintenance, and Recoverability
U Repair parts specifically selected for salvage
by reclamation units because of
(1) Source code indicates the source for the
precious metal content, critical
listed item. Source code is:
materials, or high dollar value reusable
casings or castings.
b. Federal Stock Number. This column indicates
P Repair parts which are stocked in or supplied
the Federal stock number assigned to the item and will
from the GSA/DSA or Army supply
be used for requisitioning purposes.
system, and authorized for use at
c. Description. This column indicates the Federal
indicated maintenance levels.
item name and any additional description of the item
(2) Maintenance code indicates the lowest level
required. The abbreviation "w/e", when used as a part of
of maintenance authorized to install the listed item. The
the nomenclature, indicates the Federal stock number
maintenance level code is:
includes all armament, equipment, accessories, and
repair parts issued with the item. A part number or other
reference number is followed by the applicable five-digit
Federal supply code for manufacturers in parentheses.
Repair parts quantities included in kits, sets, and
(3) Recoverability code indicates whether
assemblies, are shown in front of the repair part name.
unserviceable items should be returned for recovery or
d. Unit of Measure (U/M). A two-character
salvage. Items not coded are expendable.
alphabetic abbreviation indicating the amount or quantity
Recoverability codes are:
of the item upon which the allowances are based; e.g., ft,
ea, pr, etc.
e. Quantity Incorporated in Unit. This column
R Repair parts (assemblies and components)
indicates the quantity of the item used in the assembly
which are considered economically
group. A "V" appearing in this column in lieu of a
reparable at direct and general support
quantity indicates that a definite quantity cannot be
maintenance levels. When the
indicated (e.g., shims, spacers, etc.)
maintenance capability to repair these
items does not exist, they are normally
disposed of at the GS level. When
supply considerations dictate, some of