8. In the Special Tools List section, the basis of issue (BOI) appears as the last line(s) in the entry for
each special tool, special TMDE, and other special support equipment. When density of equipment
supported exceeds density spread indicated in the BOI, the total authorization is increased
9. The statement END OF FIGURE appears just below the last item description in Column 5 for a given
Column 6, QTY. 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 functional group, sub functional group, or
an assembly. A V appearing in the column, in lieu of a quantity, indicates that the quantity is variable
and may vary from application to application.
The Usable on Code title appears in the lower right corner of column (5), Description. Usable on codes
are shown in the right-hand margin of the description column. Identification of the usable on codes used
in the RPSTL are:
Bulk materials required to manufacture items are listed in the Bulk Material group of this manual. NSNs
for bulk materials are also referenced in the description column of the line item entry for the item to be
manufactured/fabricated. Detailed manufacturing instructions for items source coded to be manufactured
or fabricated are found in this manual.
Detailed assembly instructions for items source coded to be assembled from component spare/repair
parts are found in this manual. Items that make up the assembly are listed immediately following the
assembled item entry.
Line item entries for repair part kits and sets appear as the last entries in the repair part listing for the
figure in which their parts are listed as repair parts.
Items that have the word Bulk in the figure number column will have an index number shown in the item
number column. This index number is furnished for use as a cross-reference between the National Stock
Number/Part Number Index and the bulk material list.
In the repair parts list, some items are indented to show that they are components of the item under which
they are indented.