Items that are not Equipment

A. Items Less Than $1,000.00

The following items unless the acquisition value is $1,000.00 or more:

  1. Adding machines, calculator, dictator, transcribing machines and typewriters
  2. Cameras
  3. Binoculars, telescopes, microscopes and microscope assemblies
  4. Recorders
  5. Wheelchairs
  6. Powered hand tools
  7. Phonographs

B. Items Regardless of Cost

  1. Consumable and expendable supplies
  2. Replacement parts that do not extend the life or increase the value of the equipment
  3. Mattresses
  4. Wall to wall carpeting
  5. Drapes and window coverings
  6. Platinum crucibles
  7. Glass, cloth, plastic and rubber products
  8. Computer software (unless part of an original system purchased at the same time, on the same purchasing document)
  9. Firearms, regardless of cost, are controlled by the Public Safety Department

C. Parts of Buildings and Structures

  1. Items of equipment normally classified as inventoried, which are permanently, built in or installed, the removal of which would impair the building structure.
  2. Items of equipment permanently built in or installed which, if removed, would be
    substantially reduced in value.