To this end, a suitable notice shall be affixed to the start equipment. Any blanking flanges, plugs, caps and desiccant bags shall be removed before connecting up the pipes. Normal ratings pressures, temperatures, time settings, etc. Care shall be taken to minimize the entry of moisture with the inlet air. . No external force may be exerted on the air outlet valve; the connected pipe must be free of strain. The aspirated air shall be free from flammable fumes or vapours, e.
If necessary, install a suction duct. It is strictly forbidden to dwell or stay in the risk zone under a lifted load. Place the unit where the ambient air is as cool and clean as possible. Non-return valves check valves shall not be relied upon for isolating pressure systems. The owner is responsible for maintaining the unit in a safe operating condition.
Designation Function 2920 1462 00. These precautions are general and cover several machine types and equipment; hence some statements may not apply to the unit s described in this book. Parts and accessories shall be replaced if unsuitable for safe operation. Atlas Copco compressor parts list:. Any modification on the compressor or air dryer shall only be performed in agreement with Atlas Copco and under supervision of authorized, competent personnel.
. Never remove or tamper with the safety devices, guards or insulations fitted on the unit. Take into account that a start command will be executed if programmed and activated , even after manually stopping the compressor. . Arrange the air intake so that loose clothing of people cannot be sucked in. Processing of any other gas requires additional safety precautions typical to the application which are not included herein.
Local Atlas Copco Representative Name:. If any statement in this book, especially with regard to safety, does not comply with local legislation, the stricter of the two shall apply. Any damage or malfunction caused by the use of unauthorized parts is not covered by Warranty or Product Liability. A compressor or air dryer shall be lifted only with adequate equipment in conformity with local safety rules. Every pressure vessel or auxiliary installed outside the unit to contain air above atmospheric pressure shall be protected by a pressure-relieving device or devices as required.
These recommendations apply to machinery processing or consuming air or inert gas. Installation Apart from general engineering practice in conformity with the local safety regulations, the following directives are specially stressed: 1. Lifting acceleration and retardation shall be kept within safe limits. As a further safeguard, persons switching on remotely controlled units shall take adequate precautions to ensure that there is no one checking or working on the machine. Atlas Copco compressor instruction book:.
Wear a safety helmet when working in the area of overhead or lifting equipment. Distribution pipes and connections shall be of correct size and suitable for the working pressure. Air-cooled units shall be installed in such a way that an adequate flow of cooling air is available and that the exhausted air does not recirculate to the inlet. Other high-temperature pipework shall be clearly marked. Never run the compressor without safety valve. . .
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