ARMY TM 9-6115-672-14
AIR FORCE TO 35C2-3-444-32
MARINE CORPS TM 09244A/09245A-14
c. Wash exterior surfaces frequently with clean water when generator set is not operating.
d. Check wiring connections for corrosion and wire insulation for signs of deterioration.
OPERATION AT HIGH ALTITUDES.
The generator set will operate at elevations up to 4000 feet (1219.1 meters) above sea level without special
adjustment or reduction in load. At elevations greater than 4000 feet, the kilowatt rating is reduced
approximately 3.5 percent for each additional 1000 feet (304.8 meters).
NATO SLAVE RECEPTACLE START OPERATION.
2.21.1 General. The NATO SLAVE RECEPTACLE (Figure 2-13) can be used to start the generator set when
batteries are discharged.
2.21.2 NATO/Slave Emergency Starting Procedure.
a. Connect one end of NATO/SLAVE RECEPTACLE cable to fully charged 24 VDC system and other
end to discharged generator set's NATO/SLAVE RECEPTACLE (Figure 2-13).
b. Start discharged generator set, paragraph 2.11.1.
c. Remove NATO/SLAVE RECEPTACLE cable after generator set starts.
The generator set cannot be restarted without resetting the EMERGENCY STOP
pushbutton and turning ENGINE CONTROL switch to OFF position.
EMERGENCY STOPPING. Depressing the EMERGENCY STOP pushbutton (2, Figure 2-8) will stop the
OPERATION USING BATTLE SHORT SWITCH.
Continued operation using the BATTLE SHORT switch can result in
damage to the generator set.
If any emergency situation requires continued operation of the generator set, the
BATTLE SHORT switch is used to override all protection devices except the
overspeed, short circuit devices, and EMERGENCY STOP function.
BATTLE SHORT switch must be in OFF position to start generator set.