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1

When should the air unit be refueled?

At 3/4 tank

2

What battalions is air 1 responsible for?

Batt 1,2,3, TA

3

What battalions is air 2 responsible for?

Batt 4,5,6

4

How many scba harnesses shall air units have with them at all times?

5

5

What time should air units call batt headquarters to determine air needs by?

0730

6

What times are general rounds made by air units techs?

0800-1200

7

What is the capacity of the filling stations at e4, e8, and the ta?

8 cylinders, 4 at a time

8

Where is the alternate location for filling air cylinders?

Bolling Air Force base.

9

3 pre operational steps to operating the air compressor

1. Check the masters switch to be in off position.
2. Check oil
3. Check waste container for waste, if full notify the safety office

10

When the pressure drops below _____, the compressor will continue running.

400-500 psi

11

On the compressor, if the sight glass is fully red, what does that mean?

There is 10ppm co and the system needs to be shut down.

12

Bottles should be filled at a rate of _______per minute max

1000-1500 psi

13

When using the compressor in high humidity, how often should the dump button be pushed and held how long?

Every 8-9 mins, held 30 secs

14

How many beeps is normal on the compressor?

One

15

What do you do if the compressor beeps and the red light is flashing?

Hit the red button, it means high co, low oil, or high moisture.

16

How often do compressors get serviced?

Quarterly

17

Can the compressor be operated with the white waste container full?

No

18

Where are the 4 air compressors?

Engine 4
Engine 8
The training academy
A mobile one carried on air #1 at e4