INSTALL AND OPERATE THE 15-KW DIESEL GENERATOR SET
Install and operate the 15-kw diesel generator set.
1. PERFORMANCE. Given a 15-kw diesel generator set, TM 5-6115-464-12
extracts with all changes, a predetermined site, accessories,
assistance from a qualified supervisory OJT monitor.
Given this lesson, pencil, paper, TM 5-
6115-464-12 extracts, and without supervision.
Correctly operate the 15-kw diesel generator set,
without error, in one of two attempts, within 15 minutes, and under a
simulated NBC tactical scenario environment.
Correctly respond to 70 percent of the
multiple-choice test covering installation and operation of the 15-kw
diesel generator set.
INSTALL AND OPERATE THE 15-KW DIESEL GENERATOR SET.
A microwave team that was supporting a task unit in
Panama was hit with an NBC attack. All power for the site was being
provided by 15-kw diesel generators. The generator had been running
for some time and it was time for them to be changed. The microwave
personnel must install and operate the 15-kw diesel generator while
in mopp level 4 gear.
2. 15-kw diesel generator set.
The 15-kw diesel generator set is
equipped with controls, instruments, and accessories needed to
operate as a single unit or in parallel with one or more units of the
same class and mode.
Each set is equipped with engine oil pan
heating elements and necessary connections for field installation or
winterization kits. Lifting clevises for hoisting the generator set
are located at the top of the lifting frame and center support
assembly. Tubular cross members, that will accept a chain are at the
front and rear of the skid base assembly for