Section Il. DESCRIPTION AND DATA
1-9. Description. Power Unit PU-650B/G (figures 1-1 and 1-2) is made up of one Tactical Utility Generator
Set, DOD Model MEP-006A, mounted on a modified M200A1 trailer. The generator set is a liquid-cooled diesel
engine-driven unit with a load capacity of 60 KW at 50/60 Hz. The trailer is a two-wheeled unit with dual tires
mounted. The trailer has a 2-1/2-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.
1-10. Tabulated Data. The tabulated data provides operator and unit level personnel with the dimensions
and weights for Power Unit, PU-650B/G. These specifications are computed from the combined dimensions and
weights of the generator set and trailer as modified for use with the power unit. Specifications of the individual
components can be found in their respective technical publications. For additional information concerning
Generator Set DOD Model MEP-006A, refer to TM5-6115-545-12 and -34. For additional information on the
M200A1 trailer, refer to TM 9-2330-205-14&P. The tabulated data also includes the location and content of all
data plates unique to the power unit.
a. Identification and Instruction Plates.
Location. This plate is located on the front roadside frame between the trailer body and the Iunette.
Location. This plate is located near the ground stud on the front, roadside corner of the trailer body.