COMPONENTS OF END ITEM AND BASIC ISSUE ITEMS LISTS
Section I INTRODUCTION
This appendix lists components of end item and basic Issue items for the Radar Set ANITPN-18A to help you inventory
items required for safe and efficient operation.
The Components of End Item and Basic Issue Items Lists are divided into the following sections:
a. Section II, Components of End Item. This listing is for informational purposes only, and is not authorization 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.
b. Section II, Basic Issue Items. These are the minimum essential items required to place the Radar Set
AN/TPN-18A in operation, to operate it, and to perform emergency repairs. Although shipped separately packaged, Bll
must be with the Radar Set AN/TPN-18A 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.
C-3. EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS.
The following provides an explanation of columns found in the tabular listings:
a. Column 1, Illustration Number (Illus No.). This column indicates the number of the illustration in which the
item is shown.
b. Column 2, National Stock Number. Indicates the National stock number assigned to the item. The national
stock numbers in section III will be used for requisitioning basic issue items.
c. Column 3, Description. 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 FSCM (in parentheses) followed by the part number.
If item needed differs for different models of this equipment, the model is shown under the "Usable On Code" heading in
Column 4, Unit of Measure (U/M).
Indicates the measure used in performing the actual
operational/maintenance function. This measure is expressed by a two-character alphabetical abbreviation (ea, in., pr).
e. Column 5, Quantity Required (Qty Req'd). Indicates the quantity of the item authorized to be used with/on the