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 main-
tain the FSC. 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 Med-
ical Class 5, Repair
Parts, and Heraldic Items),
or CTA 8-100, Army Medical Department
E-2. EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS.
a. 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, App.E).
b. Column (2) - Level. This column identifies the lowest Ievel of maintenance that requires the
C - Operator/Crew
c. Column (3) - National Stock Number. This is the NSN assigned to the item; use it to request or
requisition the item.
d. Column (4) - Description. Identifies the Federal item name. If required, the last line for each
item indicates 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.
e. 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.