Guide to Contingency Electrical Power System Installation

Guide to Contingency Electrical Power System Installation

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Original publisher: [Washington, D.C.]: Dept. of the Air Force, [2008] OCLC Number: (OCoLC)299172984 Subject: Electric generators -- Installation -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. Excerpt: ... AFH 10-222 Volume 5 1 July 2008 14 2.1.1.1. The main control panel assembly allows local and remote start, stop, monitor, and control of the generator set in operation. Operation can be achieved up to 150 feet ( 45 meters ) from the generator set. 2.1.1.2. There are two MEP-12A manufacturers, Fermont and MCII. MCII units start with serial number AW00001. See Appendix D in the T.O. for differences between the models. The use of the commercial manual shall be used for maintenance on the KT38 engine, the MCII units, serial number AW00001 and subsequent ( see Appendix A of the T.O. ). 2.1.1.3. The MEP-12A is designed to operate on a variety of fuels, which include DF-2, JP-4, JP-8 DFA ( Arctic Grade Diesel ), and commercial jet A-1. One MEP-12A consumes 55 gallons of fuel per hour at full load under normal environmental conditions, which equates to a consumption of about 1, 320 gallons during daily operation. To ensure an adequate continuous fuel supply, connections are provided to accept fuel from two external fuel sources, such as a fuel trailer or a fuel bladder. 2.1.1.4. MEP-12A tow vehicles must be rated for a 25, 000 pound towing capacity and have a pintal-hook. One MEP-12A completely fills a C-130 cargo aircraft. 2.1.2. Primary Switching Center ( PSC ). The Primary Switching Center ( PSC ) provides for interconnection and safe isolation of MEP-12A Genera-tors and the connection of loads to the system ( Figure 2.2 ). The basic elec-TM trical component of the PSC is the S a C Vista Switchgear. The S a C Switchgear is housed in an enclosure that provides both environmental pro-tection as well as a stacking capability for transportation. The housed switchgear is referred to as a Primary Switch ( PS ). When used in conjunc-tion with DPGDS applications, a PSC is comprised ...See Appendix D in the T.O. for differences between the models. The use of the commercial manual shall be used for maintenance on the KT38 engine, the MCII units, serial number AW00001 and subsequent ( see Appendix A of the T.O. ). 2.1.1.3.


Title:Guide to Contingency Electrical Power System Installation
Author:U.S. Government
Publisher:Books LLC - 2011-09
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