Figure 4-2. Installing Power Plant.
Remove fire extinguisher and fuel cans from power plant when generator sets are 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 extinguishers on ground away from power plant.
Do not operate generator sets until power plant 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 sets.
Refer to data plate on load terminal board cover and to TM 5-6115-585-12. Connect power plant to
system or equipment to be powered.