EXPENDABLE/DURABLE SUPPLIES AND MATERIALS LIST
Section I. INTRODUCTION
E-1. SCOPE. This appendix lists expendable supplies and materials you will need to operate and maintain the MFK.
This listing is for informational purposes only and is not authority to requisition the listed items. These items are
authorized to you by CTA 50-970, Expendable/Durable Items (except Medical Class 5, Repair Parts, and Heraldic
items), or CTA 8-100, Army Medical Department Expendable/Durable Items.
E-2. EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS.
Column (1) - Item Number. This number is assigned to the entry in the listing and is referenced in the
narrative instructions to identify the material (e.g., use cleaning compound, item 5, Appendix E).
Column (2) - Level. This column identifies the lowest level of maintenance that requires the listed item.
C - Operator/Crew
Column (3) - National Stock Number. This is the NSN assigned to the item; use it to request or requisition
Column (4) - Description. Identifies the Federal item name and, if required, a description to identify the
item. The last line for each item indicates the Commercial and Government Entity Code (CAGEC) in parenthesis,
followed by the part number.
Column (5) - Unit of Measure U/M. Indicates the measure used in performing the actual maintenance
function. This measure is expressed by a two-character alphabetical abbreviation (e.g., ea, in, pr). If the unit of
measure differs from the unit of issue, requisition the lowest unit of issue that will satisfy your requirements.