TM 5-5430-211-13 & P
4-6 TESTING OF TANK FOR LEAKS
This task covers:-
Inflation of tank to ½ p.s.i.
Testing for leaks.
Pressure gauge 0 - 3 p.s.i.
25' of Tubing 4 5/8 inch I.D.
with 1/2 inch-14 NPT
Soapy water and brush
Blower fan with output tube
4 5/8 inch O.D.
The Vent, Discharge and Filler Assemblies
must be covered by their dust caps.
The drain hose must be screwed into the
Pressure gauge screwed into drain valve and
The work should be conducted out of doors
when there is little or no wind.