3-7. REPAIR INTAKE STRAINER ASSEMBLY. This task covers:
T o o l s :
Personnel Required: 3
Platers brush from ROWPU storage box no. 3
General Safety Instructions
Wiping Rag (Appx E, Sec II, Item 58)
Replacement gasket from storage box no. 3.
Observe specific Warning and Caution in text.
Do not wear loose clothing or jewelry while working
ROWPU shutdown to standby (para. 2-1 8).
Turn off the raw water pump (para. 2-18) before removing the intake strainer. Failure
to do so could result in injury and could damage the raw water pump.
All three crew members are required to pull in the intake strainer. Do not lose control
of free end of anchor rope while pulling in strainer. Failure to do so will result in loss
Both the standard intake strainer (shown) and the ice hole strainer (part of winter kit)
are serviced and replaced in the same way.
Figure 3-2. Intake Strainer