COMPONENTS OF END ITEM (COEI) AND BASIC ISSUE(BII) ITEMS LISTS
SCOPE. This work package lists COEI and BII for the Lightweight Multi-purpose Shelter (LMS Type
1) to help you inventory items required for safe and efficient operation of the equipment.
GENERAL. The COEI and BII Lists are divided into the following lists:
Components of End Item. This listing is for informational purposes only, and is not authority
to requisition replacements. These items are part of the end item, but are 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 assist you in identifying the items.
Basic Issue Items. These are minimum essential items required to place the Lightweight
Multi-purpose Shelter (LMS Type 1) in operation, to operate it, and to perform emergency
repairs. Although shipped separately packaged, BII must be with the Lightweight Multi-
purpose Shelter (LMS Type 1) during operation and whenever it is transferred between
property accounts. The illustrations will assist you with hard to identify items. This manual is
your authority to request/requisition replacement BII, based on TOE/MTOE authorization of
the end item.
EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS. The following provides an explanation of columns found in the
Column (1) - Illustration Number. This column indicates the number of the illustration in
which the item is shown.
Column (2) - National Stock Number. Indicates the National Stock Number assigned to the
item and will be used for requisitioning purposes.
Column (3) - Description and Usable On Code. Indicates the Federal Item Name and, if
required, a minimum description to identify and locate the item. The last line for each item
indicates the CAGE (in parentheses) followed by the Part Number.
Column (4)- Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the physical measurement or count of the
item as issued per the National Stock Number shown in column 2.
Column (5) - Quantity Required (QTY Rqd). Indicates the quantity of the item required to
be used with/on the equipment.