ItemPlanning BOM – fields and calculations – General
No, Description, Description 2, Active version is automatically filled from the item list selection or transferred.
Inventory on location, Quantity in production orders are calculated fields with current info on balances for the location in question.
Quantity to build is a calculated field which tells you how many products you can make right now for this item. That is without running short of any components.
Required quantity and Required date are fields you manage to see the component availability situation for a certain quantity and date.
Based on your input critical items are identified concerning the expected material and capacity situation.
Available Date (material) identifies the earliest date for the most critical component (there might be other components not that critical) producing the wanted quantity/date.
Available Date (capacity) identifies the earliest non-forced possible delivery date if you start as of today. (NAV system work Date)
Explode gives you the option to work with the bill of material in more ways:
Tick marking the field Show only negative free stock lets you see only the short items for the locations selected items, and taken the Explode option into consideration.
Tick marking the field Show only negative total stock lets you see the short items across all defined locations, and taken the Explode option into considerations.
Show replenishment system gives you the option of showing all items, just manufactured items, purchased items, assembled items.