TM 10-3510-223-13&P 0005 00
PREPARE TEMPER WITH MODIFIED END SECTION FOR USE
The assembled TEMPER section is heavy. At least four persons are
required to move the TEMPER section into position. To avoid injuries,
ensure personnel are available before attempting to lift the tent.
Personnel in the 5th percentile size group may require a step aide during
The following procedures provide detailed instructions for erecting a TEMPER window
section, end section, and modified end section for use with the CSSL. For repair
procedures or more detailed information on the TEMPER, refer to TM 10-8340-224-13.
Close the personnel double doors on the container.
Use WP 0062 to identify individual pieces of the TEMPER section. Pay particular attention to the
difference between the modified TEMPER end section (1) and the regular TEMPER end section (2).
Assemble the TEMPER section with the modified end section (1) generally oriented towards the container
personnel double doors.
The frame assemblies are erected in three stages: kneeling,
partially-erect, and erect. These stages permit the attachment of
components without the aid of ladders. Both rigid and
sectionalized arch assemblies are in use in the field. After initial
assembly, the sectionalized arch assembly does not vary in
function from the rigid arch assembly. Erect tent from top to
bottom, end section towards opposite end section.
Frame assembly hinges can pinch or crush hands
and fingers. Keep hands and fingers away from
frame assembly ridges and eaves.