NWT (New with tags)  Self explanatory

Grade 1   NWOT (New without tags): Item may be outside of original manufacturer's packaging, but it will show minimal storage wear to no signs of wear


Grade 2  Very Good to Excellent: Item may have been previously washed and may show minor usage. Usually the inside size tags shows wear. Item will surpass AR 670-1 or you can return it.


Grade 3  Turn-in to Fair:  Item may show signs of heavy use and may show signs of fading and dirt.  Item may be used in the field but not good for garrison/inspection. Good for non-military personnel or as a turn-in when ETS’ing


Grade 4  Needs repairs: Items needs major repairs (sewing most likely) before being useful