manufactured/fabricated. Detailed fabrication
instructions for items source coded to be manufactured
or fabricated are found in Appendix G of this manual.
Assembly Instructions. Detailed assembly
instructions for items source coded to be assembled
from component spare/repair parts are found in Chapters
4 and 5. Items that make up the assembly are listed
immediately following the assembly item entry or
reference Is made to an applicable figure.
Kits. Line item entries for repair parts kits
appear in group 9401 in Section II.
IF-6. HOW TO LOCATE REPAIR PARTS.
When National Stock Number or Part Number Is
First. Using the Table of Contents,
determine the assembly group to which
the item be- longs. This is necessary
since figures are prepared for assembly
groups and subassembly groups, and
listings are divided into the same groups.
Second. Find the figure covering the
assembly group or subassembly group to
which the item belongs.
Third. Identify the item on the figure and
use the Figure and Item Number Index to
find the NSN.
When National Stock Number or Part Number is
First. Using the National Stock Number
Index or the Part Number Index, find the
pertinent NSN or part number. The NSN
index is in NIIN sequence (see paragraph
F-4a(1)). The part numbers in the Part
Number Index are listed in ascending
alphanumeric sequence (see paragraph F-
4b). Both indexes cross-reference you to
the illustration/figure and item number of
the item you are looking for.
Second. Turn to the figure and item
number, verify that the item is the one
youre looking for, then locate the item
number in the repair parts list for the
For standard abbreviations, see MIL-STD-12, Military
Standard Abbreviations for Use on Drawings,
Specifications, Standards, and in Technical Documents.