Section I. GENERAL INFORMATION
Type of Manual. Operator, Organizational, Direct Support and General Support Maintenance Manual.
Model Number and Equipment Name: Model XKA, ULV Aerosol Generator.
Purpose of Equipment
. The ULV Aerosol Generator
an insecticide aerosol that will effectively kill
mosquitoes and other flying insects.
a. Use of the ULV Aerosol Generator is limited to those insecticides specifically manufactured for (ULV) Ultra Low
Volume ground equipment. No other insecticide should be used in the ULV aerosol generator.
b. Use of the ULV Aerosol Generator is limited by wind velocity. If the wind velocity is greater than 10 mph, it will
carry the aerosol away and decrease its effectiveness in the spraying area.
c. Use of the aerosol generator is limited by outside temperature and time of day. On hot or warm days the heat
rising from the ground will carry the aerosol away from the spraying area. The best time to spray is when the outside
temperature is cool such as in the late evening, at night, or in the early morning.
MAINTENANCE FORMS RECORDS AND REPORTS
Department of the Army forms and procedures used for equipment maintenance will be prescribed by TM 38-750, The
Army Maintenance Management System. Hand receipts for the End Item/Components of End Item (COEI), Basic Issue
Items (BII), and Additional Authorization List (AAL) items are published in a Hand Receipt Manual. The Hand Receipt
Manual numerical designation is the same as the related technical manual with the letters HR added to the number.
These manuals are published to aid in property accountability and are available through: Commander, U.S. Army
Adjutant General, Publication Center, 2800 Eastern Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21220.
DESTRUCTION OF ARMY MATERIAL TO PREVENT ENEMY USE
Command decision, according to the tactical situation, will determine when the destruction of the ULV Aerosol Generator
will be accomplished. A destruction plan will be prepared by the using organization, unless one has been prepared by a
higher authority. For general destruction procedures for this equipment, refer to TM 750-244-3, Procedures for
Destruction of Equipment, to prevent Enemy Use (Mobility Equipment Command).
PREPARATION FOR STORAGE OR SHIPMENTI
See Chapter 5, Section VI for storage and shipment information.
REPORTING EQUIPMENT IMPROVEMENT RECOMMENDATIONS (EIR)
EIR can and must be submitted by anyone who is aware of an unsatisfactory condition with the equipment design or use.
It is not necessary to show a new design or list a better way to perform a procedure, just simply tell why the design is
unfavorable or why a procedure is difficult. EIR may be submitted on SF 368, Quality Deficiency Report. Mail directly to
Commander, US Army Troop Support and Aviation Materiel Readiness Command, ATTN: DRSTS-MEM, 4300
Goodfellow Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63120. A reply will be furnished to you.