Figure 9. Pneumatig systems installation, top view.
To adjust the supply of air to the equipment being used,
turn regulator handle (fig. 5), in or out until an operating
Use compressed air only for the purpose for which
pressure of 75 psi is obtained.
it is intended. Serious injury can result from
51. Lines and Connectors
Report all leaks, breakage, or damage of air lines to
second echelon maintenance for correction.
a. General. Operator maintenance of the air lines
and connectors consist of service and adjustments.
b. Servicing. Keep air lines and connectors away
from grease and oil. Remove foreign material with
Checks for leaks, breakage, and
approved cleaning compounds.
damage should be made before air-
powered equipment is put into use.
c. Adjustments. Adjustments of lines and
connectors (figs. 9, 10, and 12), by the operators
consists essentially of adjusting adapters,