Figure 4-3. Installing Power Unit.
Remove fire extinguishers and fuel cans from power unit when generator set is in
operation. This will insure that in the event of fire, extra fuel will not be involved and
extinguisher will remain accessible.
Locate fuel cans and fire extinguisher on ground away from power unit.
Do not operate generator set until power unit is properly grounded (paragraph 4-2, b.).
Serious injury or death by electrocution can result from operating an ungrounded power
To avoid damage to equipment, make certain of voltage, frequency, and phase
requirements of load being connected to generator set.
Connect power unit to system or equipment to be powered. Refer to TM 5-6115-545-12 and generator
set load terminal board data plate.