200 kW TACTICAL QUIET GENERATOR SET
This technical manual (TM) contains instructions for operation, operator maintenance, checks and adjustments, theory of
operation, troubleshooting, and corrective maintenance for the 200 kW Tactical Quiet Generator Set, MEP-809A
Type of Manual: Operator, crew maintenance.
Model Number and Equipment Name: Generator Set, Skid-Mounted, Tactical Quiet, 200 kW, 50/60 Hz, MEP-809A and
Generator Set, Trailer-Mounted, Tactical Quiet, 200 kW, 50/60 Hz, PU-809A.
Purpose of Equipment: The 200 kW TQG provides 120/208 Vac or 240/416 Vac, 50/60 Hz, 3-phase power for a wide
variety of military applications, offering the mobility and operational characteristics demanded by modern armed forces.
Operational characteristics include the ability to operate at all possible humidity levels, at ambient temperature levels from
25F to +120F (32C to 49C) down to 50F (46C) with winterization kit, and at altitudes up to 10,000 feet.
CONSOLIDATED INDEX OF ARMY PUBLICATIONS AND BLANK FORMS
Refer to the latest issue of DA PAM 25-30 to determine whether there are new additions, changes, or additional publications
pertaining to the equipment.
MAINTENANCE FORMS, RECORDS, AND REPORTS
Army Reports of Maintenance and Unsatisfactory Equipment. Department of the Army forms and procedures used for
equipment maintenance will be those prescribed by DA PAM 738-750, as contained in the current Maintenance
Management Update (The Army Maintenance Management System (TAMMS)). Fill out and forward to the TAMMS
clerk, DD Form 5988-E, automated form in the Unit Level Logistics System (ULLS), generated Equipment Maintenance
and Inspection Worksheet. When no automation is available, use DA Form 2404, Equipment Inspection and
Air Force personnel will use AFR 66-1 for maintenance reporting and TO 00-35D-54 for unsatisfactory equipment
Reporting of Item and Packaging Discrepancies. Army and Air Force users fill out and forward SF 364 (Supply
Discrepancy Report (SDR)) as prescribed in AR 735-11-2/DLAR 4140.55/SECNAVINST 4355.18A/AFJ 23-215
Transportation Discrepancy Report (TDR) (SF 361). Army users fill out and forward Transportation Discrepancy
Report (TDR) (SF 361) as prescribed in AR 55-38/NAVSUPINST 4610.33C/AFR 75-18/MCO P4610.19D/DLAR
REPORTING EQUIPMENT IMPROVEMENT RECOMMENDATIONS (EIR)
If your 200 kW Tactical Quiet Generator Set needs improvement, let us know. Send us an EIR. You, the user, are the only
one who can tell us what you don't like about your equipment. Let us know why you don't like the design or performance.
Put it on an SF Form 368, Product Quality Deficiency Report (PQDR). EIRs should be mailed directly to:
U.S. Army Communications and Electronics Life Cycle Management Command
Fort Monmouth, New Jersey 07703-5006
EQUIPMENT DEFICIENCY REPORTING
USAF Deficiency Reporting and Investigating System, TO 00-35D-54, Appendix A procedures will be used for electronic
submission. Submit mailed SF 368 forms to:
375 Perry Street
Robins, AFB GA 31098-1865