Section II. GENERATOR SET EVALUATION PROCEDURE
Evaluation Requirements. Before inspecting the generator sets, insure that fuel, lubricating oils and battery levels are adequate and that the generator
set will, without damage, operate satisfactorily to perform the requirements of this evaluation.
Procedures. a. Evaluation. All information will be determined by actual inspection and operation of the equipment. Evaluate each item listed and record
the proper rating on DA Form 2404 as described in section I. All operator/crew preventive maintenance checks and services will be performed prior to evaluation.
Item 1. MODIFICATION WORK ORDERS (MWOs)
Determine if all urgent MWOs have been
All urgent MWOs
One or more urgent
applied. Refer to DA Form 2408-5 in
have been applied.
MWOs have not been
the log book.
Item 2. BATTERIES -. INSPECTION
Inspect for obvious defects which make
All batteries are
One or more batteries
the batteries unserviceable, such as
present. The batteries
missing or will not
cracked or broken cases or burned
rotate the turbine
rotate the turbine to the
to the required
required starting RPM.
Item 3. ENGINE OPERATION - INSPECTION AND OPERATION
Start the engine. After ignition, check the
Detectable noise, no
Excessive noise or
acceleration speed to the maximum governed
vibration. Not operating
RPM, 60 seconds maximum. At the maximum
properly or inoperative.
governed RPM, with no load, check for
any erratic operation, unusual noise