DESCRIPTION AND USABLE ON CODE (UOC) (Column (5)),
This column includes the following
The Federal item name and, when required, a minimum description to identify the item.
The physical security classification is not applicable.
Kits and sets are not applicable.
Spare/ repair parts that make up an assembled item are listed immediately following the
assembled line item entry.
Part numbers for bulk materials are not applicable.
Serial number effectivity is not applicable.
The usable on code is not applicable.
Basis of issue (BOI) is not applicable.
The statement END OF FIGURE appears just below the last item description in Column 5 for
a given figure in Section II.
QTY (Column (6)).
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 fictional group, subfunctional group,
or an assembly. A "V" appearing in this column in lieu of a quantity indicates that the quantity is variable
and the quantity may vary from application to application.
Explanation of Columns (Sect. IV).
NATIONAL STOCK NUMBER (NSN) INDEX.
STOCK NUMBER column.
This column lists the NSN by National Item Identification
Number (NIIN) sequence. The NIIN consists of the last nine digits of the NSN, i.e.:
When using this column to locate an item, ignore the first 4 digits of the NSN. However, the complete NSN
should be used when ordering items by the stock number.
This column lists the number of the figure where the item is identified/located.
The figures are in numerical order in Section II.
The item number 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.
Part numbers in this index are listed by part number 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).