Table C-1. Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services for Miscellaneous Equipment (Continued)
B - Before
D - Daily
Q - Quarterly
D - During
W - Weekly
S - Semiannually
A - After
M - Monthly
A - Annually
CHECK FOR AND HAVE
IS NOT READY/
REPAIRED OR ADJUSTED
B D A D W M Q S A
i. Remove rust and corrosion. Touch up
paint in accordance with TB 43-0144 as
necessary. Do not paint threads or
a. Wipe all components dean, especially
sludge tank liquid level indicator glass
b. Check for leaks and damaged or missing
Class Ill leaks.
securements and fasteners. Repair,
replace and/or tighten If required.
c. Check wiring for loose connections and
frayed cables. Secure, repair, or replace
cables as necessary.
d. Check that strainer basket is clean and
properly installed. Clean or replace bas-
ket as follows:
1) Loosen yoke screw until free yoke swings
2) Pull basket handle straight up to
remove basket. Go to step 3 to clean
and step 4 to replace basket.
Do NOT have basket well open for more
than 10 minutes. Diverter plug does not
completely cut off water and water will seep
into open well.
3) Clean basket as follows:
Do NOT use any petroleum based products
to clean basket Be careful not to damage
basket Do not use wire brush.
- On weatherdeck, clean basket with
soft brush and flush with drinking
- Use compressed air to dislodge dif-
- Flush with drinking water.
- Wipe interior of basket with clean
cloth before replacing basket.