Principles of Operation
Scope . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1-1
Maintenance Forms and Re-
cords . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1-2
Reporting Equipment Im-
Nomenclature Cross Ref-
erence List . . . . . ..1-4
Destruction of Army Ma-
teriel to Prevent Ene-
my Use . . . . . . . . .1-5
Preparation for Storage
or Shipment . . . . . . .1-6
This manual is an operators and orgazanizational
maintenance manual including a Repair Parts and Special Tools List (RPSTL).
Model Number and Equipment Name.
The official equipment nomencla-
ture is the Decontaminating Apparatus:
Power-Driven, Portable, Type A/E32U-
Purpose of Equipment.
The equipment is used to decontaminate
equipment, personnel and other material exposed to nuclear, biological, or
It is used with water and also water mixed with decon-
When using decontaminating agents, the injector must be
MAINTENANCE FORMS AND RECORDS.
Department of the Army forms and procedures used for equipment maintenance
will be those prescribed by DA PAM 738-750, Maintenance Management Update.
REPORTING EQUIPMENT IMPROVEMENT RECOMMENDATIONS (EIRs).
If your decontaminating apparatus needs improvement, let us know. Send us
You, the user, are the only one who can tell us what you dont like
about your equipment.
Let us know why you dont like the design or perfor-
Put it on an SF 368 (Quality Deficiency Report).
Mail it to us at
US Army Armament Munitions and Chemical Command, ATTN:
AMSMC-QAD (R), Rock Island, IL 61299-6000. Well send you a reply.