Section I. SERVICE UPON RECEIPT OF EQUIPMENT
4-1 SERVICE UPON RECEIPT OF MATERIEL.
Unpacking. The generator sets will have been boxed prior to shipment. Unpack the power plant as
a. Remove and set aside packing list from side of box. Also remove and set aside shortage packing list
if there is one.
Steel strapping used in packaging of the power plant has sharp edges. Use
care when cutting and handling steel strapping.
b. Using metal cutters, carefully cut metal strapping from boxes covering generator sets. Remove
metal strapping. Boxes may also be secured by lag screws at each end of box, near bottom. If
so, remove lag screws. Remove boxes.
c. On power plants AN/MJQ-42 and AN/MJQ-43, use metal cutters to carefully cut steel strapping
from plywood box covering switch box. Remove plywood box.
d. Switch box cover and switch box load terminal cover may have been secured with tape. If so,
Steel strapping used in packaging of the power plant has sharp edges. To
avoid injury to personnel, use care when cutting and handling steel
e. Unpack and secure fire extinguishers in brackets on trailer.
f. If accessory box is secured with strapping, carefully cut and remove strapping. Open accessory box
and remove any packaging/cushioning material from accessories.
g. Using the packing list(s) removed in step a., inventory the accessories. Check missing items against
shortage packing list (if any). Report any discrepancies to your supervisor.
4-1.2 Checking Unpacked Equipment.
a. Inspect the equipment for damage incurred during shipment. If the equipment has been
damaged, report the damage on SF 364, Report of Discrepancy (ROD).
b. Check the equipment against the packing list(s) to see if the equipment is complete. Report all
discrepancies in accordance with the instructions in DA Pam 738-750.
c. Check to see whether the equipment has been modified.