(9) Adjust point pressure of pen (step 7), if
refrigeration unit power cable. The electrical leads
connect to the terminal box on the generator set.
f. Exhaust Shield and Pipes. The exhaust pipes
divert hot exhaust gases from the generator set to the top
Temperature recorder zeroing and testing is covered
of the refrigeration container. A dust cap on top of the
entering the exhaust system. The exhaust shields provide
protection from the hot exhaust pipes.
roller slide assembly is mounted directly to the frame and
provides a mounting platform for the generator set.
2-7 Refrigeration Unit.
Heavy gauge steel mounting plates on the roller slide are
bolted to the frame and generator set. When the generator
Refer to TM 5-4110-231-14 for the refrigeration unit
set is mounted to the roller slide, the generator set can be
controls and instruments.
moved in and out from its position for servicing,
maintenance and removal/replacement.
2-8. Generator Set.
e. Power Cable. The power cable distributes
Refer to TM 9-6115-642-10/24 for controls and
electrical power from the generator set to the refrigeration
instruments on the 10 kW Generator Set.
unit. The receptacle end of the cable connects to the
Section IV. OPERATION UNDER USUAL CONDITIONS
f. Refer to TM 9-6115-642-10 paragraph 2-8.1b
through g for installing ground rod (7) and connecting
ground wire (4) to ground rod.
Do not operate the generator set until it has been
connected to a suitable ground. Serious injury or
death can result from operating an ungrounded
h. Ensure the power source has been connected
A 50-lb capacity carbon dioxide fire extinguisher
TM 9-6115-642-10/24 to start the generator set (3).
should be available on a stand-by basis within the
operating parameters of this equipment..
i. Refer to
a. Using two personnel, release retention latches
(1) simultaneously and pull both sides on the generator
a. Refer to TM 5-4110-231-14 to stop refrigeration
lifting rings (2) until generator set (3) slides out and
retention latches lock.
b. Refer to TM 9-6115-642-10/24 to stop generator
b. Refer to TM 9-6115-642-10 paragraph 2.8.1a
and connect ground wire (4) end to terminal board on
generator set (3).
2-11. Normal Operation.
c. Using two personnel, release retention latches
(1) simultaneously, carefully push generator set (3) back
When the temperature inside the container is to be
into stowed position until latches lock
cooled from the surrounding air temperature, do not
load container until the inside has been cooled to
d. Install generator locking bolts (5).
e. Route ground wire (4) between generator set (3)
a. Ensure the unit is properly grounded (paragraph
and fuel tank (6).