3-9. REMOVE/INSTALL ELECTRIC STILL
This task consists of:
General Mechanics Tool Kit, (Appendix B, Section III, Item 2)
General Safety Instructions
Before performing any maintenance actions on electrical equipment, ensure all
electrical power has been turned off. Death or serious injury may occur from
failure to do this.
Remove Distilled Water Container. See figure 3-6.
The distilled water container is removed by simply separating the Velcro retaining strap and removing the
defective container from the supporting shelf.
Remove the Electric Still.
At MAIN POWER PANEL, place circuit breaker A1CB16 to the OFF position.
Remove still's electric power cord from convenience outlet.
Remove tubing from still and lift defective still free from shelf and retaining ring. Drain residual water from
Remove any loose scale or crud residue from still by blowing out with low pressure (20 psi) air.
Clean still's interior with a solution of 10% acidic acid to remove any buildup of scale or crud.
Rinse with fresh water, dry interior and exterior thoroughly.