GENERAL. No separate Lubrication Order (LO) is available for the LMS Type 1 Shelter;
therefore, lubrication instructions contained in this section are mandatory.
General. Keep all lubricants
in closed containers and store
in a clean dry place away
from external heat. Allow no dust, dirt or other foreign matter to mix with the lubricants.
Keep all lubrication equipment clean.
Cleaning. Wipe lubrication points and surrounding areas until free of dirt. Clean
lubrication points and surrounding areas before and after lubrication. Clean up all spilled
lubricants to prevent accumulation of dirt and foreign matter.
Lubrication. Lubricate the LMS Type 1 Shelter and components at the intervals
indicated, using the recommended lubricants, or their equivalent, as shown in Table 1.
Table 1. Lubrication Data.
2. Hinges Door
3. Hinges Steps (Shelter Wall)
INTRODUCTION. This work package provides lubrication instructions for the Lightweight Multi-
Purpose Shelter (LMS Type 1).
MAINTENANCE LEVELS. Lubrication instructions are applicable to Operator, Unit, Direct, and
General Support Maintenance.
LUBRICATION INTERVALS. Lube intervals (on-condition or hard time) are based on normal operation.
During extreme weather or environmental conditions, the frequency of lubrication should be increased.
LUBRICANT. All items noted
in the following illustration should
be lubricated using MIL-L-23398.
LUBRICATING POINTS. The illustration identifies the lubrication points for the LMS Shelter. All lubrication
points require the same lubricant at the same interval.
Do not use alternate types/grade of lubricant, component damage may result.
a. Clean part with cotton cloth prior to lubricating.
b. Lubricate part, being careful not to over lubricate.
Wipe any excess lubricant from part.