Army equipment placed in administrative storage will have preventive maintenance performed
in accordance with the PMCS tables before storage. When equipment is removed from stor-
age, PMCS will be performed to ensure operational readiness.
b. (F) For administrative storage procedures for Air Force equipment, refer to TO 35-1-4, Pro-
cessing and Inspection of Aerospace Ground Equipment for Storage and Shipment.
Preparation for Shipment and Storage.
a. (A) Army Refer to TB 740-97-2.
b. (F) Air Force Refer to TO 35-1-4 for component of end item generator sets and TO 38-1-5
for installed engine.
Section Il. DESCRIPTION AND DATA
Description. Power Unit PU-753/M is made up of one Tactical Utility Generator Set, DOD Model
MEP-003A, mounted on a modified M116A2 trailer. The generator set is an air-cooled, diesel
engine-driven unit with a load capacity of 10 KW at 60 Hz. The trailer is a two-wheeled unit with a 3/4-
ton carrying capacity. The modifications to the basic trailer provide stowage for the accessories and
all equipment necessary for mobile operation as well as providing a work platform for the operator and
maintenance personnel. Figures 1-1 and 1-2 illustrate the power unit with the fitted cover removed to
show the generator set.
Figure 1-1. Power Unit, Roadside Front, Three-Quarter View.