Section I. SERVICE
Inspecting And Servicing The Equipment
Inspect entire unit for loose or missing coup-
lings, loose head bolts, and loose connections on
Check for loose or missing bolts and
inspect gage for cracks. Perform the daily pre-
ventive maintenance checks and services as in-
structed in table 3-1.
a. Site. The filter-separator must be placed
on a level site in an upright position. If neces-
sary level an area and place unit on two planks
placed 90° to front of unit. Take precaution
against possible toppling of unit; use blocks or
sandbags on each side to prevent tilting.
UPON RECEIPT OF MATERIEL
Filter separator must be installed in an
upright position only.
Drive ground rod into earth
approximately 8 feet deep, and securely fasten
ground cable (fig. 4-1) to ground rod.
rod so as to avoid loose cable between unit and
ground rod. In the event that impregnable soil
is encountered, bury in a horizontal trench not
less than 8-feet in length and at least 8-inches
beneath the surface.
Connect 4 inch hose with
quick disconnect coupling to inlet and outlet lines
(fig. 4-1). When installing hose coupling, make
certain that the quick disconnect cams on female
couplings are pulled all the way so that male
couplings will be driven into a secure seat.