EXPENDABLE SUPPLIES AND MATERIALS LIST
Section I. INTRODUCTION
SCOPE. This appendix lists expendable
c. Column 3 - National Stock Number. This
supplies and materials you will need to operate
is the National stock number assigned to the
item; use it to request or requisition the
and maintain the collective protection equip-
ment. These items are authorized to you by CTA
50-970. Expendable Items (Except Medical.
d. Column 4 - Description. Indicates the
CIass V. Repair Parts and Heraldic Items).
Federal item name and, if required, a de-
scription to identify the item. The last line
EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS.
for each item indicates the part number fol-
a. Column 1 - Item Number. This number is
lowed by the Federal Supply Code for Man-
assigned to the entry in the listing and is
ufacturer (FSCM) in parentheses, if appli-
referenced in the narrative instructions to
identify the material (e. g., "Use dry-
e. Column 5 - Unit of Measure (U/M). Indi-
b. Column 2 - Level. This column identifies
cates the measure used in performing the
the lowest level of maintenance that re-
actual maintenance function. This measure is
quires the listed item.
expressed by a two-character alphabetical
abbreviation (e. g., ea. in., pr), If the unit of
O - Organizational Maintenance
measure differs from the unit of issue.
F - Direct Support Maintenance
requisition the lowest unit of issue that will
satisfy your requirements.
Section Il. EXPENDABLE SUPPLIES AND MATERIALS LIST