Section I. SERVICE UPON RECEIPT OF EQUIPMENT
hand carrying arm to test a starter for right-hand
rotation, and on the left-hand carrying arm to test for
left-hand rotation. Install the torquemeter as follows:
When received, the starter torque tester and
accessories are suitably protected with a moisture
resistant cover and are enclosed in a suitable wooden
(1) Place torquemeter (13, fig. 5) in position
on carrying arm (30) and base and frame
(2) Install upper pivot pin (15) through
carrying arm (30) and end of torquemeter
It is essential that extreme care be exercised in opening
the crate to avoid damaging the instruments, controls,
and other components and accessories.
a. Carefully remove starter torque tester,
instruments, and accessories from shipping crate.
b. Remove moisture-resistant covers from starter
torque tester and accessories.
After unpacking, inspect the starter torque tester
thoroughly to insure that no damage has been incurred
in shipment. Inspect the starter torque tester as follows:
a. Visually inspect tachometer (10, fig. 2) and
torquemeter (11) to ascertain there has been no damage
incurred during shipment.
. Inspect starter torque tester for damaged
. Ascertain that all adapters, couplings, jaws, and
other accessories have been provided.
Clean the starter torque tester and accessories with dry
cleaning solvent, Federal Specification P-D-680. No
other servicing is required.
INSTALLATION OF SEPARATELY PACKED
. Torquemeters. Three torquemeters (fig. 4) are
3. MOUNTING SUPPORT
provided for the starter torque tester. The torquemeters
2. HYDRAULIC CAPSULE
are packed separately to protect them from possible
The three torquemeters are similar in
Figure 4. Torquemeter
construction and operating principle and vary only in
their operating range. Each torquemeter operates in
compression; consequently, it is placed on the right-