F-5.2 Fabrication Instructions. Bulk materials required to manufacture items are listed in the BULK
MATERIALS functional group of this RPSTL. Part numbers for bulk materials are also referenced in the
DESCRIPTION AND UOC column of the line item entry for the item to be manufactured/fabricated.
Detailed fabrication instructions for the items source coded to be manufactured or fabricated are contained
in Appendix G.
F-5.3 Index Numbers. Items listed under FIG.BULK in the DESCRIPTION AND UOC column will
have an index number shown in the ITEM NO. column. This index number is used as a cross-reference
between the National Stock Number/Part Number Index and the bulk materials list in Section II.
F-6 HOW TO LOCATE REPAIR PARTS.
F-6.1 When National Stock Number or Part Number is Not Known.
F-6.1.1 First. Using the table of contents, determine the assembly group to which the item belongs. This
is necessary since figures are prepared for assembly groups and subassembly groups, and listings are
divided into the same groups.
F-6.l.2 Second. Find the figure covering the assembly group or subassembly group to which the item
F-6.1.3 Third. Identify the item on the figure and use the Figure and Item Number Index to find the
F-6.2 When National Stock Number or Part Number is Known.
F-6.2.1 First. Using the National Stock Number or the Part Number Index, find the pertinent National
Stock Number or Part Number. The NSN index is in National Item Identification Number (NIIN)
sequence (see F-4.1.1). The part numbers in the Part Number index are listed in ascending alphanumeric
sequence (see F-4.2). Both indexes cross-reference you to the illustration/figure and item number of the
item you are looking for.
F-6.2.2 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 figure.