a maximum supply of fresh air available to the unit.
Install a suitable exhaust pipe extension to carry the
exhaust fumes to the outside. Install metal or asbestos
9. Movement to New Worksite
shields for the extension where it passes through
a. Preparation for Movement.
(2) Remove the exhaust pipe extension if
When the welding machine is
operated in an includes area, be sure
(3) Drain the engine fuel tank.
the exhaust fumes are piped to the
(4) Close or install all doors and panels.
Exhaust gases contain
(5) Refer to the basic issue items list and
make sure that all items listed are on or
breathing of exhaust fumes is
with the equipment.
dangerous and can be fatal.
b. Short Distance Movement.
machine may be towed or skidded for short distances
d. Cable Connections. Place the electrode switch
where the terrain permits. Secure a suitable towing
in the OFF position and connect the work and electrode
device to the skid base and tow the unit to the new
cables to the welding machine, as shown by figure 3.
c. Long Distance Movement. The unit will be
8. Equipment Conversion
moved by carrier over long distances.
The unit is capable of providing 115 volts of
direct current for operation of lights or small power tools.
Figure 3. Welding cables and remote job selector, removal and installation.