Figure 2-8. Continuity test setup for flare dispenser XM19.
fingertight in order to remove all lateral backlash
(4) Assure that safety switch is in SAFE
movement of dispenser assembly, and secure screw
position with cover down.
with its locking nut.
(5) Assure that safety valve handle is in
(8) Unfold snout so that it extends through
right-side opening and secure by locking strut and snout
2-4. Mk 45 Mod 0 With Adapter
tension latches. To properly secure latches, it may be
a. Preparation for Use.
necessary to again aline screws at bottom of struts.
d. Preparation for Use. Prior to every mission,
Only flare Mk 45 Mod 0 with adapter
perform following inspections or tests.
can be launched from flare dispenser
(1) Remove tape from container, lift top half,
and remove flares.
(2) Assure that seal on nitrogen cylinder is
(2) Remove plastic cap from fuze end of
(3) Assure that bail is under firing device