4-17. DATA PLATES/DECALS MAINTENANCE INSTRUCTIONS
This task includes:
Tool Kit, General Mechanics
Clearing Solvent item 9, Appx E
Rag. Wiping. item 8, Appx E.
Compactor set on level ground in protected area.
Remove self-adhesive applied decals by soaking
edges with dry cleaning solvent and peeling off.
lnspect the following data plates and decals
Ensure that all adhesive material is removed and
for legibility and secure mouning.
area is clean and dry.
Caution decal (1) provides operator cautions
and is mounted with self-adhesive.
Mechanical Iift only decal (2) warns against
manual lifting of the compactor. Decal is
mounted with self-adhesive to front top sur-
face of engine base plate
Identification plate (2) provides identification
of the compactor including unit serial number
Data plate is mounted with four rivets (4)
Install new decal by removing protective backing
from decal and applying decal in same location
defective decal was removed. Apply pressure
with clean rag to remove air bubbles from adhe-
Replacement of the identification plate (3)
requires that all data stamped on old plate
be placed on new plate.
d. Warning Decal (5) provides six safety instruc-
tions for operator and service personnel. De-
cal is mounted to v-belt cover, facing
operator, with self adhesive.
Remove Identification plate (3) by prying at cor-
ners and attempting to remove rivets (4) with the
plate. If rivet heads pull through the plate, pull riv-
ets from v-belt cover with pliers.
Install new Identification plate (3) with four new
P-D-680, Type III, is moderately toxic to
the skin, eyes and respiratory tract:
avoid prolonged exposure. Skin and
eye protection is requirea. Good ventila-
tion is required. Do not use near open
flame or excessive heat. Flash point is
200° F (93.3° C).
Follow-on tasks Include: Return compactor