EXPENDABLE, DURABLE, SUPPLIES AND MATERIALS ITEMS LIST (EDSML)
Section I. INTRODUCTION
This appendix lists expendable and durable items you will need to operate and maintain the air conditioner. This listing is
for information only and is not authority to requisition the listed items. These items are authorized to you by CTA 50-790,
Expendable/Durable Items (except medical, class V repair parts, and heraldic items) or CTA 8-100, Army Medical
Department Expendable/Durable Items.
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, Appendix E").
b. Column (2) - Level. This column identifies the lowest level of maintenance that requires the listed item.
C - Operator/Crew
O - Unit Maintenance
F - Direct Support Maintenance
H - General Support Maintenance
c. Column (3) - National Stock Number. This is the National stock number assigned to the item which you can
use to requisition it.
d. Column (4) - Item Name, Description, Commercial and Government Entity Code (CAGEC), and Part
Number. This provides the other information you need to identify the item.
e. Column (5) - U/M. This code shows the physical measurement or count of an item, such as gallon, dozen, gross,