TM 10-4520-262-12&P 0005 00
Make sure that the gravity feed adapter is fully
seated and secured to avoid leaking.
Invert the fuel can with installed fuel can adapter (9) and
mount on the assembled fuel can stand so that the gravi ty
feed adapter (10) faces the ground. Slide the right support
arm (8) through the handle (11) of the fuel can. Wrap the left
support strap (12) over the bottom of the fuel can (9). Feed
the right support strap (13) through the fuel can handle (11),
up across the front of the fuel can body, and over the left
support strap (12). Secure the right strap (13) to the left
strap . The strap helps secure a partially filled fuel can to the
fuel stand during windy conditions.
If any fuel leaks occur, refer to WP 0009 entitled
Carbon monoxide may cause permanent brain damage. Death can result from heavy
exposure to carbon monoxide. All occupants of the tent shall be aware of the observable
effects of carbon monoxide poisoning: headache, dizziness, sleepiness, slurred speech,
loss of muscle control, or coma. If any personnel exhibit any of these effects, they and
other personnel in the tent shall be removed from the tent and the tent ventilated.
Combustible material must be kept at least 2 feet (61 cm) away from the heater during