2-14. ASSEMBLY AND PREPARATION FOR USE. - Continued
Setting Up 15 KW Generator and Connecting Main Power Cable. - Continued
Connect the leads of the 6 foot power cable to the generator in accordance with the following
L1 - black - Pin 1
L2 - red - Pin 3
Ground - green - Pin 4 (marked with blue band)
LO - white - Pin 2
Setting up Equipment. Plug the power cords of the individual items of equipment into the wall receptacles
provided near their operating positions. Specialized preoperating instructions for individual items of equipment, where
necessary, will be found in the respective commercial equipment manuals provided with the shelter.
Power to the shelter unit can be provided by commercial power or portable
Set all circuit breakers in main power service box to OFF position.
DEATH or serious injury could result if electrical precautions are not taken when
maintaining this equipment. Be sure that power cables are unplugged/
disconnected, that circuit breakers are set to OFF and that generator cables are
unplugged/disconnected. Be sure that the generator/commercial power system is
properly grounded. Always have another person standing by who is familiar with
electrical shock first aid.
Connect the main power cable to the main power receptacle located near the door of the shelter, prior
to connecting the cable to the power source. The cable connector and the receptacles are keyed to ensure proper
If setting up the Editorial Shelter for use with the Modular Printing System (MPS), refer to TM 5-3610-
294-13&P for connection of the power cable to the power distribution box.
Notify Module C supervisor that electrical connections are complete and power is required.