Figure 2-27. - Valve positions.
Let the engine idle for 5 minutes, and then place the speed- regulating lever to STOP until the engine stops. Pull the excess fuel-starting device, and place the speed-regulating lever to FULL LOAD.
Further information on operation, preventive maintenance, and troubleshooting of the 3000-D can be found in the Technical Manual for the Model 3000-D (Diesel Powered) Modular, Field Portable Water Purification Unit, Goodman Ball, Inc., 1989.
Potable water is acritical element in the operational functioning of the Seabees. The 600 GPH Reverse Osmosis Water Purification Unit (ROWPU) purifies water by reducing the dissolved and suspended solids in water. The unit processes raw water, brackish water, and seawater into potable water. Additionally, the ROWPU can treat water contaminated with CBR agents. Two views of the 600 GPH ROWPU can be seen in figure 2-28.
Figure 2-28. - Two views of the 600 gph ROWPU unitContinue Reading