QTY (Column (8)). The QTY (quantity per figure is prepared for a functional group, subfunctional group, or an
assembly. A V appearing in this column instead of quantity indicates that the quantity is a variable with each
EXPLANATION OF CROSS REFERENCE INDEX FORMAT AND COLUMNS.
National Stock Number (NSN) Index.
Stock Number Column. This column lists the NSN in national item identification number (NIIN) sequence. The NIIN
consists of the last nine digits of the NSN, i.e.
When using this column to locate an item, ignore the first four digits of the NSN. Use the complete NSN (13 digits)
when requisitioning by stock number.
Fig. Column. This column lists the number of the figure where the item is identified/located. The figures are in
numerical order in Section II and Section III.
Item Column. The Item number identifies the item associated with the figure listed in the adjacent FIG. Column. This
item is also identified by the NSN listed on the same line.
Part Number Index. Part numbers in this index are listed by part number in ascending alphanumeric sequence (i.e.
vertical arrangement of letter and number combination which place the first letter or digit of each group in order A
through Z, followed by the numbers 0 through 9, and each following letter or digit in like order).
CAGEC Column. The Commercial and Government Entity Code (CAGEC) is a 5-digit numeric code used to identify
the manufacturer, distributor, or Government agency/activity that supplies the item.
Part Number Column. Indicates the primary number used by the manufacturer (individual, firm, corporation, or
government activity), which controls the design and characteristics of the item by means of its engineering drawings,
specifications, standards and inspection requirements to identify an item or range of items.
Stock Number Column. This column lists the NSN for the associated part number and manufacturer identified in the
PART NUMBER and CAGEC columns to the left.
Fig. Column. This column lists the number of the figure where the item is identified/located in the repair parts list and
special tools list.
Item Column. The item number is that number assigned to the item as it appears in the figure referenced in adjacent
figure number column.
Reference Designator Column. Indicates the reference designator assigned to the item.