EXPENDABLE/DURABLE SUPPLIES AND MATERIAL LIST
SECTION I. INTRODUCTION
This appendix lists expendable supplies and materials you will need to operate and maintain the press shelter. These
items are authorized to you by CTA 50-970, Expendable Items (Except Medical, Class V, Repair Parts, and Heraldic
EXPLANATION OF COLUMNS.
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 dry cleaning solvent (item 10, app E)").
Column 2 - Category. This column identifies the lowest category of maintenance that requires the listed
O - Unit Maintenance
F - Intermediate Direct Support Maintenance
H - Intermediate General Support Maintenance
Column 3 - National Stock Number. This is the National stock number assigned to the item; use it to request
or requisition the item.
Column 4 - Description. Indicates the Federal item name and, if required, a description to identify the item.
The last line of each item indicates the Federal Supply Code for Manufacturer (FSCM) in parentheses, followed by the
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 alphabetic abbreviation (e.g., ea. in, pr). A "V" in this column
indicates that the amount used will vary. If the unit of measure differs from the unit of issue, requisition the lowest unit of
issue that will satisfy your requirements.