4-10. Floor Tread.
This task covers:
General Safety /nstructions
Electronic Equipment Shelter Tool Kit
General Mechanics Automotive Tool Kit
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Solvents are flammable. Keep away from heat and
open flames. Avoid eye and skin contact and
breathing of vapors. Use protective goggles and
gloves. Use in a well-ventilated area. Use in
accordance with manufacturers instructions.
Solvent (Item 37, Appendix D)
Rubber Floor Matting (Item 19 or 20, Appendix D)
Gloves (Item 12, Appendix D)
Goggles (Item 38, Appendix D)
When removing floor tread that has been cemented down, be careful not to delaminate
When installing new floor tread inside shelter, it is not necessary to remove old, worn floor
tread that has been cemented down unless leaving it in place and covering it with new
tread material will interfere with equipment or racks. If old tread is not being removed,
omit steps (1) through (3).
(1) Remove old floor tread completely.
Do not permit solvent to penetrate through floor panels. Solvent may dissolve core
(2) Remove residue using solvent. Wipe off solvent.
(3) Prime and paint floor (para 4-6).
(4) Cut new floor tread using 1/8 or 3/16 inch thick rubber floor matting. Lay new tread in place. Do not
cement in place.