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 refer-
enced in the DESCRIPTION AND UOC column of the line item entry for the item to be manufac-
F-5.3 Index Numbers. Items which have the word Bulk in the figure 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 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 or subassembly group to
which the item belongs. This is necessary since figures are prepared for assembly groups and subas-
sembly groups, and listings are divided into the same groups.
F-6.1.2 Second. Find the figure covering the assembly group or subassembly group to which the
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 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-4.2.1). The part numbers in the Part, Number index are listed in ascending alphanu-
meric sequence (see F-4.3). Both indexes cross-reference you to the illustration/figure and item num-
ber of item for which you are looking.
F-6.2.2 Second. Turn to the figure and item number, verify that the item is the one for which you
are looking, then locate the item number in the repair parts list for the figure.