EXPENDABLE SUPPLIES AND MATERIALS LIST
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 V, Repair Parts, and Heraldic
Items), or CTA 8-100, Army Medical Department Expendable/Durable Items.
EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS
a. Column (1) - Item number. This number is assigned to the entry in the
listing and is referenced in the initial setup narrative instructions to identify
b. Column (2) - Level. This column identifies the lowest level of maintenance
that requires the listed item.
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. Indicates the Federal item name and, if required.
a description to identify the item. The last line for each item indicates the
Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer (FSCM) in parentheses followed by the part
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
EXPENDABLE/DURABLE SUPPLIES AND MATERIALS LIST