TM 10-4520-262-12&P 0005 00
CONNECT FUEL HOSE TO HEATER
Gasoline and JP-4 should NOT be used with the Space Heater, Convective under any
circumstance. Only JP-8 or an approved alternate fuel as detailed in WP 0002 and WP
0001 Table 3, may be used. Failure to observe fuel requirements could cause damage to
the heater assembly and injury or death to personnel within or around the tent and the
heater assembly. Fuel spills shall be cleaned up in accordance with local requirements.
Before connecting the fuel hose (1) to the fuel quick disconnect connector (2), position a section of
petroleum absorbent mat (3) under the fuel quick disconnect connector (2). Remove the protective dust
cap and attach the quick disconnect connector (4) on the end of the fuel hose (1) coming from the fuel
can (5) to the fuel quick disconnect (2) on the heater assembly. Make sure the hose lies flat and is not
kinked or looped.
Ensure that the battery pack connector (6) is connected to the lower housing assembly battery connector