(7) Check that the DC
STARTING THE GENERATOR SET.
circuit breaker is in the closed
Preparation for starting.
(8) If the generator set
(1) If the generator set
fuel tank is being used, place the
is to be operated for the first
START-RUN-STOP switch in the RUN
position and the BATTLE SHORT
check that the initial checks and
switch in the ON position. Check
services have been performed.
the fuel level gauge for sufficient
2-3 and check that the installation
instructions have been properly
On precise generator sets the
low oil pressure, under
2-4 and check that the reconnection
indicator lights will illumi-
board is in the position
nate. On utility generator
corresponding to the voltage
sets, the low oil pressure
requirements of the load and that
indicator light will
the correct position.
(9) Leave the START-RUN-
and perform the BEFORE OPERATION
STOP switch in the RUN position and
the BATTLE SHORT switch in the ON
checks and services.
position a sufficient length of
time to ensure that the day tank
(5) If an auxiliary fuel
assembly contains enough fuel for
supply is used, position the fuel
selector valve handle in the
AUXILIARY position. If the
(10) Place the BATTLE
position the handle in the SET TANK
SHORT switch in the OFF position.
installed, open both inlet and
discharge doors on roof prior
to starting. Power cables
must be routed through opening
in rear panel assembly.
(6) Close all access
doors with the exception of those
control cubicle. Lock the
the open position.