knife, or scraper and remove all
adequately sealed to the shelter to pre-
paint or foreign matter within a 3-
vent leakage. The responsibilities for
inch radius around the hole to be
shelter maintenance are listed in the main-
patched. Do not touch the cleaned
b. The exterior skin of the shelter is
area with hands or dirty rags.
susceptible to puncturing or gouging dur-
(2) If the insulation has been gouged
ing the loading and transportation proce-
out, fill the hole with clean non-
dures. Use Patch Kit, Shelter, Electrical
combustible material, if possible.
Equipment (Federal stock No. 5410-783-
Do not use the glass cloth for this
6250) to repair the roof or sides of the
shelter as described in the instructions
(3) Cut cut a piece of glass cloth that
provided with the patch kit and given below.
will extend 2 inches beyond the
edges of the hole to be repaired.
(1) Use emery cloth, sandpaper, a
Figure 33. Power and signal entrance box, rear view.