MODERN BURNER UNIT (MBU)
SCOPE (Refer to Figure 1-1).
This Technical Manual contains instructions for the operation as well as preventive and corrective maintenance for
the Modern Burner Unit (MBU) (1) and its associated equipment consisting of a Power Converter (2), Battery
Pack (3), 110Vac extension cord (4), 24Vdc Extension Cables (5), NATO Adapter Cable (6), Fuel Can Adapter
(7), Fuel Hose (8) and Branch Cables (9). The MBU is fielded as a replacement for the M2A Burner and is a safe,
versatile heat source for the Armys field feeding systems.
Type of Manual: Operators, Unit, and Direct Support Maintenance.
Model Number and Equipment Name: Modern Burner Unit (MBU).
Purpose of Equipment: The MBU is the primary heat source for the kitchen and sanitation equipment found within
all Army field feeding systems.
Figure 1-1 Modern Burner Unit and Associated Equipment