4-2. UNLOADING - continued
Five liquid foam containers (five gallons (19 liters) each) and 36 dry chemical containers (50 pounds (23 kilograms)
each) Six nitrogen cylinders (300 cubic feet (85 cubic meters) each).
Be sure lifting device is capable of lifting the specified weight or personal injury could result.
If hoisting the auxiliary mobile hose reel cart, use sufficiently long slings and spreader bars or
equipment damage can result.
(2) Remove tiedowns and braces or supports used to secure equipment in ISO container. Remove all
equipment from container.
(3) The trailer mounted extinguisher assembly weighs approximately 3454 pounds (1567 kilograms) and has a
lifting bar attached to allow for hoisting. The auxiliary mobile hose reel cart weighs approximately 455 pounds (206
kilograms) and can be hoisted using slings and spreader bars.
Remove pin and fire hose nozzle assemblies from post and release rewind brake assembly and completely unwind the
hose assembly from the both the trailer and cart mounted hose reels. Remove the protective plastic covering from each
hose assembly. Using crank, rewind hose assembly onto hose reel and tighten rewind brake assembly just enough to
prevent hose from unwinding under its own weight but not too tight preventing the hose assembly from being pulled off
reel. Secure fire hose nozzle assemblies to post with pin.
Inspect the equipment for damage incurred during shipment. If the equipment has been damaged, report the
damage on SF 364, Report of Discrepancy.
Check the equipment against the packing slip to see if shipment is complete. Report all discrepancies in
accordance with instructions of DA Pam 738-751 as applicable.
Issue protective clothing to appropriate operating personnel.
Perform both unit and operator "Before" PMCS.