200 kW TACTICAL QUIET GENERATOR SET
OPERATION UNDER UNUSUAL CONDITIONS Continued
OPERATION IN DUSTY OR SANDY CONDITIONS
If possible, provide a shelter for generator set. Use available natural barriers to shield generator set from blowing dust
Keep generator set doors closed to optimize engine cooling, keep the engine clean, and reduce noise.
Wet down dusty and sandy surface areas around generator set frequently if water is available.
Keep all access doors closed, as much as possible, to prevent entry of dust and sand into housing assembly.
Wipe dust and sand frequently from the generator set external surface and components. Wash exterior surfaces
frequently with clean water when generator set is not operating.
Service engine air cleaner assembly frequently to compensate for intake of additional dust or sand. (WP 0014 00).
Drain sediment frequently from fuel filter/water separator (WP 0016 00). When servicing fuel tank be careful to prevent
dust or sand from entering fuel tank.
Notify maintenance to change engine oil and oil filter frequently.
Store oil and fuel in dust-free containers.
10. Ensure generator set ground connections are free of dust and sand and connections are tight before starting unit.
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OPERATION UNDER RAINY OR HUMID CONDITIONS
Failure to remove waterproof material before operating generator set could result in equipment
If possible, provide a shelter for generator set. Cover generator set with canvas or other waterproof material when it is
not being operated.
Provide adequate drainage to prevent water from accumulating on operation site.
Keep all generator set access doors closed, as much as possible, to prevent entry of water into housing assembly.
Drain water frequently from fuel filter/water separator (WP 0016 00).