100 kW TACTICAL QUIET GENERATOR SET
PREPARATION FOR STORAGE OR SHIPMENT
There are no special preservation requirements. The generator set should be started and run until operating temperature is
reached a minimum of every 60 days and ideally every 30 days. If the generator set is not going to be started for over 60
days, recommend you contact the Army Material Command Major Subordinate Command responsible for Generators to
obtain special maintenance, storage and preservation requirements and procedures.
There are no special packaging requirements.
Mark for shipment or storage in accordance with MIL-STD-129.
USE OF CORROSION-PREVENTIVE COMPOUNDS, MOISTURE BARRIERS, AND DESICCANT
Refer to Corrosion Prevention and Control, TB 43-0213.
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR ADMINISTRATIVE STORAGE
Placement of equipment in administrative storage should be for short periods of time when a shortage of maintenance effort
exists. Items should be in mission readiness within 24 hours or within the time factors as determined by the directing
Before placing the equipment in administrative storage, current preventive maintenance checks and services should be
completed, shortcomings and deficiencies should be corrected, and all Modification Work Orders (MWO), Modification
Instructions (MI) or Time Compliance Technical Orders (TCTO) should be applied.
Inside storage is preferred for items selected for administrative storage. If inside storage is not available, trucks, vans,
CONEX containers, and other containers may be used.
For storage information, refer to TM 740-90-1/TO 35-1-4.
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