INSTALL AND OPERATE THE 3-KW GAS GENERATOR SET
Install and operate the 3-kw gas generator set.
Given a 3-kw gas generator set, TM 5-6115-271-14,
extracts with all changes, a predetermined site, accessories,
assistance from a qualified supervisory OJT monitor.
TM 5-6115-271-14 extracts, and without supervision.
Correctly operate the 3-kw gas generator set,
without error, in one of two attempts, within 15 minutes, and under a
simulated jungle tactical Scenario environment.
Correctly respond to 70 percent of the
multiple-choice test covering installation and operation of the 3-kw
gas generator set.
TM 5-6115-271-14 extracts with all changes.
INSTALL AND OPERATE THE 3-KW GAS GENERATOR SET.
1. Scenario. The soldier is in the jungle under heavy fire, and he
has been using power for his equipment from a 60-kw generator.
60-kw generator was destroyed in a mortar attack, and the soldier
must now use the 3-kw gas generator sets that he brought along with
his truck. It is very hot and humid, and the soldier must properly
operate the 3-kw gas generator under these stressful tactical
3-kw Gas Generator.
a. The 3-kw gas generator (DOD model MEP-016A mobile electric
generator directly coupled to a four-cylinder, air-cooled, overhead
valve, gasoline fueled engine (4A032-1 or 4A032-2). (See Figure 1.)