EXPENDABLE/DURABLE SUPPLIES AND MATERIELS LIST
This listing is for informational purposes only and is not the 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.
D-2. Explanation of Columns.
a. Column 1, Item Number. Column 1 is the number is assigned to the entry in the listing and is referenced in the
narrative instructions to identify the materiel (e.g., "Use cleaning solvent, Item 1, App D").
b. Column 2, Level. Column 2 identifies the lowest level of maintenance that requires the listed item.
c. Column 3, National Stock Number. Column 3 is the National Stock Number assigned to the item; use it to
request or requisition the item.
d. Column 4, Description. Column 4 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 number.
e. Column 5, Unit of Measure (U/M). Column 5 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.