2.12. OPERATING PROCEDURES - continued.
pressure system. Also included are the operating instructions for the sampling and gaging kit and
the anti-icing test kit.
For operating procedures pertaining to the specific laboratory equipment such as the RVP bath,
convection oven, copper strip bath, flash point tester, distillation unit, etc., refer to the appropriate
TM listed in Appendix A of this manual.
Electrical System. The electrical system provides services to all laboratory electrical
equipment, lights, and power receptacles.
All circuits are either circuit breaker or fuse
protected as described in Table 2-2.
Water System Servicing and Operation. The water system can be serviced and is
operated as follows. Refer to Figure 2-14.
Fill the Water Tank Manually.
Check that screen in receptacle is clear of any debris.
Tank has 30 gal. (1141) capacity.
Check that tank fill gate valve is closed.
Pour water directly into receptacle until tank is full.
Close and latch access door.
Fill the Water Tank From Pressurized Source.
Unlatch and open utilities box access door.
Retrieve 50-foot ( 15.25 m) garden hose from overpack box and secure to
connector marked FILL in utilities box.
Secure opposite end of hose to pressurized water source.
Check that the following water system valves are turned off.
Water System Drain Valve
Turn on water supply at source.
Crack open tank fill gate valve.