SHIPMENT AND LIMITED STORAGE
4-1. Packaging and Packing. Assemble the container completely. Secure mounting plates, brackets and shock mounts
in place. Secure accessory items at any convenient place inside the container. Assemble closure bolts or devices and
secure firmly in place (do not torque). Coat all exposed operating surfaces, closure devices and exposed threaded
surfaces with corrosion preventive compound conforming to MIL-C-16173, Grade I (P-1).
Do not apply the compound in the
area adjacent to the relief valve.
Care must always be exercised to
avoid doing anything that would
clog the valve.
4-2. Marking.. Mark containers for shipment in accordance with MIL-STD-129.
Use a tag showing the origin and destination.