A-A-59523, COMMERCIAL ITEM DESCRIPTION: CASE, FIELD, FIRST AID DRESSING-UNMOUNTED MAGNETIC COMPASS, LC-1 (09 DEC 1999) [SUPERSEDING MIL-C-43745B]
A-A-59523, COMMERCIAL ITEM DESCRIPTION: CASE, FIELD, FIRST AID DRESSING-UNMOUNTED MAGNETIC COMPASS, LC-1 (09 DEC 1999) [SUPERSEDING MIL-C-43745B].,
This General Services Administration has authorized the use of this commercial item description
as a replacement for MIL-C-43745 for all Federal agencies. This commercial item description covers one type and size of case fabricated from
nylon duck with metallic hardware. The case is designed to carry two camouflage individual
troop first aid dressings and a package of sodium chloride-sodium bicarbonate mixture, or an
unmounted magnetic compass. This document covers one type and size of case. The case shall be a one piece case with a snap closure .
From the basic material measuring approximately 15 by 5 inches the finished case back with
folded over flap shall measure 8-1/2 by 4 7/16 inches (+/-1/8). The pocket front shall finish
4(+/-1/8) inches from the bottom folded edge to its finished top edge. A snap closure shall be
located on the top flap. The female component of the snap fastener shall be centered and placed
7/8(+/-16) inches from the top edge to the case pocket. It shall mate with the male component of
the snap fastener located on the case body. The snap fastener shall be reinforced for durability
with nylon cloth. A nylon webbing equipment hanger located 4 ¾ inches from top of case with
slide keeper attachment shall be centered on the back of the case for attaching purposes. An eyelet
with washer (inside) shall be centered on the bottom of the case. All raw edges shall be bound.
Webbing and tape ends shall be fused. Camouflage Green 483 shall be in accordance with FEDSTD-595 (Colors Used in Government Procurement), color chip # 34094.