A R MY
MARINE CORPS TM 6115-12/7
N A V Y
MOVEMENT TO A NEW WORKSITE
4-3. MOVING THE GENERATOR SET.
(2) Open pintle.
generator set can be moved by forklift,
towed by vehicle, moved with a hoisting
device or helicopter, or manually moved
by two persons.
Steps to prepare the
generator set for movement are the same
To prevent injury, do not attempt
for each method.
Preparation for Movement.
generator set with less than two
(1) Ensure that MASTER SWITCH is
OFF and control panel access door is
(3) Raise front of generator set
(2) Ensure that all access covers
and lock lunette eye into pintle.
and doors are secure.
(3) Ensure that power cable is
(4) Pull release pin and swing
properly stowed and that ground wire is
until release pin engages hole.
b. Movement by Vehicle.
Refer to FM 55-450-1 for
4-4) and guide generator set toward
pintle of tow vehicle.
helicopter external load missions.
Setting the Handbrake