2-9. OPERATING PROCEDURES- continued.
Daily Start up - continued.
On dryer, do substeps below.
Set temperature control (9, figure 2-22) to 200°F (93°C).
Open fuel shutoff globe valve (5). Counterclockwise opens valve.
Push motor START button (6) on switch box cover (7).
Automatic Washing. See figure 2-23. The following steps are for operating the washer using pre-punched
washer Formula card to control the wash cycle.
If EMERGENCY SHUTDOWN is required, on generator control panel turn MASTER SWITCH to
OFF. All electrical power to Laundry Unit will be cut off. Failure to observe this warning may
result in serious injury or death to personnel.
Door unlock switch is interlocked with other switches. If washing machine still contains water,
door will not unlock until washing machine has drained or damage to equipment may result.
Remove top cover from washer control panel.
Remove formula cards.
Install top cover on washer control panel.
Open front cover on washer control panel.
Set MASTER switch (2) to ON.
Set AUTO/MANUAL switch (14) to OFF.
Turn LEVEL LOW/1 (3) indicator to 8.
Turn HIGH/2 (4) indicator to 11.
Press door unlock switch (17), rotate handle and open door.
Load the washer with up to 60 lbs (27.2 kg) of wash. Close door and rotate handle. Table 2-2 lists weight
of specific clothing items.
Refer to FM 10-280 for field laundry washing and decontamination formulas. Select proper washer