GENERATOR SET PU-617/M
Section I. DESCRIPTION AND DATA
General. The PU-617/M is a self-contained,
mobile, general purpose power supply (Refer to figure
2-1). The set is comprised of two 3 kW, model MEP
016A Military Standard generator sets, mounted on an
M101 trailer, and includes the components listed in
Table 2-1, below. The two generators are powered by
directly coupled 4-cylinder, 6-hp Military Standard
engines. A power transfer switch is provided for
connecting the generators' output to a common load.
Engines. For description and maintenance
Generators. For description and generator
operation and maintenance information not covered in
this chapter, refer to TM 5-6115-271-14.
Trailer. For description and trailer maintenance
information, refer to TM 9-2330-202-14P.
2-2. Tabulated Data
Table 2-1 lists the components for PU-617/M.
Table 2-1. PU-617/M Components.
Generator: 3 kW, 60 cycle,
Model SF 3.0 MD
Leg prop assembly, trailer
Adapter assembly, fuel drum
Can, gasoline: military 5-gallon
Ground rod (w/attachments)
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