Section I. OPERATOR'S MAINTENANCE
Clean and inspect all component of the AN/
MSC-32 regularly. Detailed maintenance pro-
cedures pertaining to the major components
are covered in the appropriate technical man-
a. Use a clean, dry, lint-free cloth or brush
b. For cleaning, if necessary, moisten the
cloth or brush with Cleaning compound (FSN
7 9 3 0 - 3 9 5 - 9 5 4 2 ) ; after cleaning, wipe dry
with a cloth. Do not use cleaning compound
on electrical contacts.
Warning: Cleaning compound is flammable
and its fumes are toxic. Do not use near a
flame; provide adequate ventilation.
c. Dry, compressed air, not exceeding 60
pounds per square inch, may be used to re-
move dust from inaccessible places.
Warning: Compressed air is dangerous and
can cause serious damage to eyes, ears, nose,
and other parts of the body. It also can cause
mechanical damage to the equipment. Do not
use compressed air to dry parts where clean-
32. Daily Preventive Maintenance
ing compound has been applied.
dition of the equipment and spare parts.
and Materials Required
b. Remove dirt, dust, grease, and moisture
a. Tools and Test Equipment. The tools and
from the exposed parts.
test equipment required for maintenance of
c. Remove rust, corrosion, fungi, dirt, and
the major components are listed in the ap-
moisture from the binding posts, cable con-
plicable technical manuals (appx I). The tool
d. Inspect the field wire connections at the
kit (fig. 2) is required for maintenance of the
binding posts for good contact.
e. Inspect the ground rods and ground strap
connections for good contact.
f. Inspect all exposed cables for kinks,