CLEANING INSTRUCTIONS - Continued
Improper cleaning methods and use of unauthorized cleaning solvents may injure
personnel and damage equipment. Failure to comply may result in death or injury
to personnel. Seek medical attention in the event of an injury.
Cloths or rags saturated with solvent cleaning compound must be disposed of
using IAW authorized facilities procedures. Failure to comply may result in death or
injury to personnel. Seek medical attention in the event of an injury.
Castings, Forgings, and Machined Metal Parts.
Clean inner and outer surfaces with solvent cleaning compound and dry with clean rags.
Remove grease and accumulated deposits with a scrub brush.
Compressed air used for cleaning or drying purposes, or for cleaning restrictions,
should never exceed 30 psi (207 kPa). Wear protective clothing and eye protection,
and use caution. Do NOT point compressed air at other personnel. Failure to comply
may result in death or injury to personnel. Seek medical attention in the event of
Clear all threaded holes with compressed air to remove dirt and cleaning fluids.
DO NOT wash electrical cables or flexible hoses with solvent cleaning compound or
mineral spirits. Serious damage or destruction of material will result. Failure to comply may
result in damage to, or destruction of, equipment or mission.
Flexible Hoses. Wash flexible hoses with a solution of detergent and water, and wipe dry with a clean rag.
General Cleaning Covered by Other Manuals. Refer to your Unit s authorized cleaning and solvents list.
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