Change 7 2-7
2-6 ASSEMBLY AND PREPARATION FOR USE (CONTD).
(3) Hang the fire extinguisher in an acceptable location with the top 3-1/2 to 5 feet (1.25 to 1.75 meters) above
the floor near an exit.
The burner units should be moved a minimum of 50 feet (15.3
meters) from the FSC and the fuel storage area prior to
servicing. Do not smoke and ensure that there is no open
flame in vicinity; fire or explosion may result.
The gasoline lantern must be suspended from a frame member
of the tent. Allow a minimum of 12 inches (305 mm) between
the top of the lantern and the tent liner or fabric. (See TM 10-
8340-224-13). Place lanterns so that they will not be knocked
down by, or cause injury to personnel walking through the tent.
(4) For night operation place the lantern in a convenient location as follows:
(a) In the area selected for the lantern, locate a position in the tent where a header and an arch are
(b) Allow a minimum of 12 inches (305 mm) between the top of the lantern and liner or fabric, and secure
the lantern to the header.
(c) When the lantern is not required, turn it off let it cool down.
b. Storage Rack Assembly. The storage rack assembly (1) may be used as a single rack unit with a front cover (2)
or as a set (3) stacked in two or three units with the front cover (2) used as a shelf piece.