SECTION 3 - Mounting

A concrete foundation with anchored mounting bolts, is recommended. Steel Beams are an acceptable alternative. Foundations help in the servicing and repair of Gen-Set's and protect the unit from moisture that could occur from seepage. The concrete base that the generator is mounted to should be separate and independent from the surrounding structure.

The following applies to concrete bases:

Figure 1-
Single Pedestal Concrete Mount

Figure 2 - Double Pedestal Concrete Mount

Figure 3. Combustible Floor and Roof

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