REPAIR OF WATER TANK ASSEMBLY
9-1. Water Tank.
The water tank is suspended from the right side of the
ceiling near the midpoint of the length of the shelter. The
water tank is of corrosion-resistant construction and has a
capacity of ten gallons. It is filled through a filler cap in
the roof of the shelter. A drain valve is located in a fitting
screwed into the bottom of the tank.
a. Inspection. Inspect water tank for leaks, cracks
b. Removal. Remove water tank assembly as
(1) Disconnect immersion heater power cord from
(2) Open faucet to drain tank into sink.
(3) Open draincock to completely drain tank.
(See fig. 9-1.)