3-21. GENERATOR SET REPLACE (MODELS WPES-10 AND H-9518-1).
This task consists of:
General Mechanics Tool Kit (Appendix B, Section III, Item 4)
Torque Wrench (Appendix B, Section III, Item 3)
Lifting Device with Sling (Appendix B, Section III, Item 3)
Chocks (Appendix B, Section III, Item 3) -
Material Parts Required
Lockwashers (TM 10-4610-241 -24P)
Generator shut down (Generator Manual).
Power Cable disconnected and removed from Generator (Paragraph 3-28).
Leveling Jacks extended (TM 10-4610-241-10).
General Safety Requirements
Weight of generator is 2850 pounds (1.5 tons approximately). To prevent injury to
personnel and damage to equipment, use proper lifting equipment, rated at 5 tons or
Always use assistants during lifting operations. Use guide ropes to move and
position hanging equipment.
Lack of attention or being in an improper position during lifting operations can
result in serious injury or death. Pay close attention to movement of equipment
being lifted. Do not stand under or in a position where you could be pinned against
another object. Watch your footing.
Place chocks (1) in front of forward, and behind rear wheels.
Remove eight nuts (2) and eight lo&washers (3) from under-side of flatbed trailer (4).
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