EXPENDABLE/DURABLE SUPPLIES AND MATERIALS LIST
Section I. INTRODUCTION
This listing is for informational purposes only and is not authority to requisition
the listed items. These items are authorized by CTA 50-970, Expendable/Durable
Items (except medical, class V, repair parts, and heraldic items).
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.,
cleaning solvent compound, Item 1, WP 0072 00).
b. Column (2) Level. This column identifies the lowest level of maintenance
that requires the listed item.
O Unit Maintenance
c. Column (3) National Stock Number. This is the National Stock Number
assigned to the item; use it to request or requisition the item.
d. Column (4) Description. This column indicates 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 for Manufacturer (CAGEC)
in parentheses, followed by the part number.
e. Column (5) Unit of Measure (U/M). This column indicates the measure
used in performing the actual maintenance function. This measure is expressed by an
alphabetical abbreviation (e.g., EA, GAL., OZ). If the unit of measure differs from the
unit of issue, requisition the lowest unit of issue that will satisfy your requirements.
Adjust when higher category maintenance requirements are involved.