SHIPMENT AND LIMITED STORAGE AND DEMOLITION
TO PREVENT ENEMY USE
Section I. SHIPMENT AND LIMITED STORAGE
b. Cleaning and Painting. Clean the jack thor-
53. PREPARATION OF EQUIPMENT FOR
oughly, removing all rust and other forms of
corrosion. After cleaning, paint all surfaces
a. Drain the oil from the pump assembly and
the cylinder and ram assembly and refill with a
where the paint film has been damaged.
suitable preservative oil.
c. Lubrication and Preservation.
b. Apply suitable preservatives to all exposed
metal parts of the tripod hydraulic jack.
(1) Drain the oil from the pump assembly
c. Reduce the overall dimensions of the jack
and the cylinder and ram assembly (paragraph
with a minimum of disassembly. Wrap the jack
and all loose parts in barrier material and seal
(2) Lubricate the jack as directed an para-
with pressure-sensitive tape.
d. Pack the jack in a suitable wooden crate.
d. Protection. Cover the jack with a tarpaulin
54. LIMITED STORAGE.
or provide other suitable protection when storing
a. Inspection. Make a complete inspection of
the jack as outlined in paragraph 7.
Section II. DEMOLITION OF MATERIAL TO PREVENT ENEMY USE