This task covers:
Grinding machine, utility
Link, chain repair (as needed)
Pliers, slip-joint, angle-nose
Paint, primer(TM 43-0139)
Sander, disc, electric, portable
Paint, forest green (TM 43-0139)
Sanding disc, 7-inch, number 30 grit
Spring, holddown chain (as needed)
Wrench, open-end, 3/8-inch
The steps in this task are the same for all four sets of transformer holddown chains. The
second set from the rear is used as the example.
There are three repairs that can be made to chains:
Replace broken link (steps 1 and 2).
Replace broken spring (steps 3 thru 6).
Reweld links (steps 7 thru 10).