and starter box. Saturate this packing with gasoline, oil,
Simulated destruction, using all of the methods listed
or diesel fuel, and ignite.
above, should be included in the operator training
b. Submersion. Totally submerge the unit in a
It must be emphasized in training, that
body of water to provide water damage and concealment
demolition operations are usually necessitated by critical
Submersion in salt water will do greater damage to metal
situations when time available for carrying out
destruction is limited. For this reason, it is necessary
that operators be thoroughly familiar with all methods of
destruction of equipment, and be able to carry out
All operators should receive thorough training in the
demolition instructions without reference to this or any
destruction of the test stand.
Refer to FM 5-25.