Lower basket into well.
Swing yoke over basket well until end fits over stud.
Check O-rings on cover. Replace if damaged.
Be sure O-rings on cover rest in machined grooves before tightening yoke screw securely. Do NOT overtighten.
5-16.3.3 Valve replacement. Replace or repair worn or damaged valve in accordance with TM 55-507.
Section IV. Storage
5-17 Short-term storage. If barge is taken out of service for more than 7 days but less than 30 days, follow shutdown
procedures below. Inspect for damage, corrosion, and pilferage.
5-17.1 Ship's toilet
Dispose of ashes and wipe ashpan clean.
Clean bowl section with a mild soap.
Wipe entire unit clean.
Close bowl lid.
Open power panel 3 circuit breakers 5P13 for forward toilet or 4P13 for aft toilet.
Valve numbers are the same as In Figure 5-2.
5-17.2 Bilge system
Perform after operation preventive maintenance procedures in Appendix C.
Open (OFF) bilge pump power panel 1 circuit breaker 12P5.
Make sure valves BD7, BD8, and BD11 are closed.
5-18 Administrative storage. If barge is taken out of service for more than 30 days but less than 6 months, barge
remains a unit responsibility and shall be maintained by unit personnel. Perform periodic inspections and services
according to Appendix C.
5-18.1 Ship's toilet. If not used in administrative storage, process as specified in paragraph 5-18.1.1 and inspect
according to paragraph 5-18.1.2.
Perform steps a thru e in paragraph 5-17.1.
Clean ventline elbow.
Clean blower housing and wheels.
5-18.1.2 Inspection. If not used during storage, inspect at least every 30 days. Check for corrosion, damage, and
5-18.2 Bilge system. If not used in administrative storage, process and inspect.
Valve numbers are the same as callouts in Figure 5-2.