Potable Water Distribution System (Figure 1-5). This system stores and dispenses the potable water produced by the
Figure 1-5. Major Components of the Potable Water Distribution System
Three 3000 gallon (11,355 l) potable water storage tanks store the potable water produced
by the ROWPU
Distribution Pump (1). Draws potable water from storage tanks and pressurizes it.
Distribution Hoses and Dispensing Nozzles (2). The potable water is dispensed through hoses and manually controlled
Product Shut-Off Valve (3). This valve is normally open and is closed when cleaning the RO elements.
Storage Tanks (4). These are 3000 gallon (each) collapsible potable water storage tanks (see TM 5-5430-225-12).
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