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NEWS | March 30, 2024

3-kW TQ Generator: Power Distribution Unit Now Available

BLUF: A new power distribution unit for the 3-kW TQG is available. Order it with NSN

PDU for 3-kW TQG

Product Manager Mobile Electric Power Systems (PdM MEPS) has developed a power distribution unit (PDU) for the 3-kW tactical quiet generator (TQG). You can order it from the Army supply system with NSN 6150-01-697-4856.

The PDU is a ruggedized 50-ft extension cord that allows users to tap safely into 2.4 kW of power from the 3-kW TQG. The PDU also:
  •  is compatible with any 120V, 60 Hz, 20-AMP system.
  •  comes with two 20-AMP ground fault circuit interrupter receptacles and circuit breaker protection against overload and overcurrent conditions.
  •  is a compact size (15.3-inches x 14-inches x 14-inches) with an 8-inch reel for wrapping the 50-ft quick disconnect power cord for convenient transportability and stowing.
  •  has a quick disconnect power cord that comes with a pigtail on one end that allows for easy setup, connecting directly to the 3-kW TQG load terminals.
  •  can be set up and operated by any MOS.
You can download the PDU’s TM 9-6150-267-13&P (Mar 24), including RSPTL, HERE (CAC required).
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