Each Heater is sealed in a plastic bag and shipped in an individual container.
Figure 1-3. Shipping Container
If the shipping container appears damaged, inspect contents by comparing the Heater with Figure 1-1. Look for dents on
the exterior of the Heater. There are no loose parts in a functional Heater.
To unpack the Heater, complete the following steps:
Open the box.
4 (1) Fully Assembled Heater NSN: 2540-01-396-2826.
Note: The Vent Outlet Seal is shipped loose in the plastic bag to avid shipping damage from the
protective end packaging material.
4 (1) Operator and Maintenance Manual (first 1000 units only).
Lift out top packaging brace.
Lift out the Heater (enclosed in the sealed plastic bag) and end packaging pieces.
Remove the two end packaging pieces and remove the Heater and Seal from the plastic bag and install the Vent
Remove the plastic cap from the fuel inlet.
Save all packaging for shipping or storage.
When handling the Heater be careful NOT to damage the rubber Outlet Seal on the
Ventilation Air Outlet end as this will affect performance of the Heater when