Attach yellow reflective tape, 9390-00-
040-6102, to non-coated wire rope.
Wrap tape around handles of clip
and around the wire at three-foot intervals.
Do not apply tape to those parts of
plug and clip that complete electrical circuit.
Test ground cable for resistance to
e. Ground Receptacle Criteria. Aircraft grounding
receptacles, as shown in figure 3-2, shall conform to the
For internal and external tanks, the receptacle
shall be installed at not more than 42 inches
(1066.80 mm) and not less than 12 inches
(304.80 mm) from the filler opening.
Receptacle can be grounded by mounting or
bonding to aircraft structure.
Receptacle shall be used with grounding plug
conforming to MIL-C-83413/10.
Dissimilar metals as defined by MIL-STD-889
shall not be used in intimate contact with each
Place a fully charged fire extinguisher (50 lb
CO2 or 22 lb. Halon 1211) in readily accessible
area where aircraft are parked.
Figure 3-2. Aircraft Grounding Receptacle Installation