2-10. Maintenance and Operating Supply List
2-11. Special Tools and Equipment
No special tools or equipment are required for operation and maintenance of the Melter.
No special maintenance facilities are required for the Melter.
2-13. Support Equipment
a. An external heat supply must be provided that will deliver 1,000,000 BTU's per hour for circulation of hot
oil through the Melter.
b. A suitable lifting device such as a forklift or 5 ton wrecker for handling the asphalt drums (ref. TM
c. Electric or pneumatic chisels are suggested methods of opening drums.
Never use a welding torch to open drums.
2-14. Maintenance Forms and Records
Operational Maintenance and Historical records will be maintained as required by the current TM 38-750.