1-2. MAINTENANCE FORMS, RECORDS, AND REPORTS.
Department of the Army forms and procedures used for equipment maintenance will be
those prescribed by DA PAM 738-750. The Army Maintenance Management System (TAMMS).
1-3. DESTRUCTION OF ARMY MATERIEL TO PREVENT ENEMY USE.
Procedures for destroying Army materiel to prevent enemy use are listed in TM
1-4. PREPARATION FOR STORAGE OR SHIPMENT.
a. 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 authority. During the storage period
appropriate maintenance records will be kept.
b. Before placing equipment in administrative storage, current preventive maintenance
checks and services (PMCS) should be completed, shortcomings and deficiencies should be
corrected, and all modification work orders (MWOs) should be applied.
c. Storage site selection. Inside storage is preferred for items selected for administrative
storage. If inside sotrage is not available, trucks, vans, conex containers and other containers may
Section H. EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION AND DATA
1-5. REPORTING EQUIPMENT IMPROVEMENT RECOMMENDATIONS (EIR).
If your pump needs improvement, let us know. Send us an EIR. You, the user, are the only
one who can tell us what you dont like about your equipment. Let us know why you dont like the
design. Tell us why a procedure is hard to perform. Put it on an SF 368 (Quality Deficiency Report).
Mail it to us at Commander, US Army Aviation and Troop Command, ATTN: AMSAT-I-MDO,
4300 Goodfellow Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63120-1798, Well send you a reply.
1-6. DESCRIPTION AND DATA.
The pump is:
CENTRIFUGAL. Uses a high speed rotating motion that forces
water away from the center.
SELF CONTAINED. Pump and gasoline engine or electric motor
are coupled together as one unit. No additional equipment is
needed to run the pump.
FRAME MOUNTED. For ease of handling.
The pump can:
Pump 50 gallons (Gasoline Engine Powered) of fresh water per
minute at 70 foot head, or 65 gallons at 50 foot head.
Operate in all weather conditions.
1-7. LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS.
Major components are shown and described in figure 1-3 and 1-4.
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