GateKeeper 20 Series
a. Site Evaluation / Preparation•       FOD search (Foreign Objects or Debris)•       Possible obstructions/hazards- i.e. ...
b. Equipment Positioning         – Layout cases/bags in kit           form           •   Stage close to set up location   ...
c. Frame1. Layout Mainframe Assy2. Stand up the mainframe and remove   the bottom strap3. Using 4 people (each grabbing tw...
c. Frame Continued…     4. Extend roof truss assemblies     5. Connect Eave Bars (Velcro OUT)         • Caution! Pinch Poi...
d. Roof Fabric  1. Locate the center hole of the Insulation     Roof and place over the Key Flange  2. Partially unfold th...
d. Roof Fabric Continued…        3. Locate the Vinyl Roof Panel cone and           place over the Key Flange        4. Par...
d. Roof Fabric Continued…        7. Install Vent Cap(s)           • Locate Vent Cap hole           • Pull pin and connect ...
e. Raising the Shelter Frame1. Using 4 people, lift the entire shelter (or using 2   people, lift the shelter one side at ...
f. Insulation Roof Panel       1. Locate the center seam on the          Insulation Roof Panel       2. Locate the center ...
f. Insulation Roof Panel Continued…             4. Start at the center and work out                towards the legs       ...
g. Flooring Installation       1. Place Floor Fabric in the center of the          shelter and unfold completely       3. ...
g. Flooring Installation Continued…             4. Install all Base Bars                 • Caution! Pinch Point           ...
h. Door Installation     2. Peel back the Insulation Roof Panel at        the Door location only     4. Leaving the Door f...
h. Door Installation Continued…           6. From the inside, use the center mark              on the Eave Bar to ensure t...
h. Door Installation Continued…          10. Insert Door Ramp directly after              installing the Door             ...
i. Insulation Wall Panels        1. Review label on inside of Insulation           Wall (“Left of Door” and “Right of     ...
i. Insulation Wall Panels Continued…             4. Unroll and place loosely on the                Insulation Roof Panel V...
i. Insulation Wall Panels Continued…7. Connect Insulation Wall Panels    • Use the left hand on the inside and the right h...
j. Vinyl Wall Panels     1. Review label on the Vinyl Wall Panel. If        folded correctly, the label will be on the    ...
j. Vinyl Wall Panels Continued…           4. Unroll and place loosely on the              Insulation Roof Panel Velcro    ...
j. Vinyl Wall Panels Continued…7. Connect the Vinyl Wall Panels    • Use the left hand on the inside and the right hand on...
k. Attach Vinyl Roof Panel        1. Align the middle welded seam on the           Vinyl Roof Panel with the Roof Bar     ...
k. Attach Vinyl Roof Panel Continued…4. Attach remaining Roof Panel to Wall Panels by starting in   the center of each sec...
l. Wall to Floor Connection        1. Connect Wall Straps            • Disconnect buckle from Wall Panel            • Feed...
l. Wall to Floor Connection Continued…             2. Door Strap                 • Feed strap from Vinyl Wall Panel       ...
l. Wall to Floor Connection Continued…              3. Create the Berm                  • From the outside, lift the skirt...
l. Wall to Floor Connection Continued…              4. Create the Berm by the Door                  • Fold the Floor next ...
l. Wall to Floor Connection Continued…              5. Velcro Connection                  • Lift outside skirt to expose V...
m. Accessory Set Up     1. Interior        • Wiring Harness        • Lights        • Plenum        • Desk Sets        • Th...
n. Complete Shelter Overview             1. Interior                 • Floor Buckles                 • Floor Velcro       ...
o. Accessory Strike       1. Interior          • Wiring Harness          • Lights          • Plenum          • Desk Sets  ...
p. Accessory Inventory       1. Importance of Inventory          • Match label with equipment          • Assure correct qu...
q. Accessory Repackaging        1. The Importance of Cleaning           • Clean with a mild cleansing              solutio...
Shelter Strike, Folding, and Repacking
a. Vinyl Walls  1. Disconnect buckles from floor to wall     connection  2. Close all window and duct openings  3. Peel ba...
a. Vinyl Walls Continued…        5. Clean the Wall Panels with a mild           solution and let dry completely        6. ...
a. Vinyl Walls Continued…         8. Roll TOWARDS the end with the Wall            Panel label             • If rolled cor...
b. Insulation Walls     1. Remove walls in individual pieces     2. Lay the Insulation Walls on a clean        surface (pr...
b. Insulation Walls Continued…          4. Fold the BOTTOM edge 1/3 of the way             toward the top edge          5....
b. Insulation Walls Continued…          6. Roll TOWARDS the end with the Wall             Panel label             • If rol...
c. Doors1. Reattach the door strap and close the   window material2. Lock the upper barrel bolt3. Lift and remove the door...
d. Base Bars 1. Remove all Base Bars 2. Put immediately in    corresponding bag or case
e. Flooring 1. Unfasten the berm straps at each    corner of the floor so it lays flat 2. Lift each leg of the shelter to ...
e. Flooring Continued…     Note: The following folding steps are shown with the     GK1935, but the instruction remains th...
e. Flooring Continued…       7. Fold the two halves together       8. Take each end and fold to meet in the          middl...
f. Lowering the Shelter       1. Lift up and lock into place the 2          opposing sets of legs on the narrow          e...
f. Lowering the Shelter Continued…             4. Peel back the Insulation and Vinyl                material to gain acces...
f. Lowering the Shelter Continued…            7. Assure that the protective pieces of               fabric for the cones a...
f. Fold and Repackage Roof Panels Continued…     1. Fold one side approximately 6 inches over the Roof        Cone of the ...
f. Fold and Repackage Roof Panels Continued…     5. Fold each of the long ends at about a 12 inch length        and begin ...
f. Fold and Repackage Roof Panels Continued…      9. Clean the Insulation Roof Panel with a mild solution and         let ...
f. Fold and Repackage Roof Panels Continued…     14. Fold each of the long ends at about a 12 inch length         and begi...
f. Repackaging the Frame     1. Lock remaining legs into storage        position     6. Remove all Eave Bars
f. Repackaging the Frame Continued…              7. Depress the button and slide the Roof                 Truss assembly i...
Shelter Inventory      a. Bags        – Use bag labels to          inventory shelter          components      b. Cases    ...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Gate keeper 20 series

442 views

Published on

Instructions on operating the GateKeeper 20 System

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
442
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
5
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
4
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Gate keeper 20 series

  1. 1. GateKeeper 20 Series
  2. 2. a. Site Evaluation / Preparation• FOD search (Foreign Objects or Debris)• Possible obstructions/hazards- i.e. trees, power lines, underground plumbing, etc.• Terrain type- i.e. grass, sand, gravel, concrete, asphalt, etc. • Anchoring needs vary depending on terrain• Shelter configuration• Repeat weather
  3. 3. b. Equipment Positioning – Layout cases/bags in kit form • Stage close to set up location • Do not stage within designated set up location • Case=kit form • No cases? Bags=kit form – Organize equipment accordingly
  4. 4. c. Frame1. Layout Mainframe Assy2. Stand up the mainframe and remove the bottom strap3. Using 4 people (each grabbing two roof trusses), expand the mainframe *Shown here with GK1935 Frame*
  5. 5. c. Frame Continued… 4. Extend roof truss assemblies 5. Connect Eave Bars (Velcro OUT) • Caution! Pinch Point • Keep Eave Bars parallel to the ground for easier installation 11. Lower leg assemblies • Squeeze two bars together about 1 foot up the Eave Bar and pull pin out, lower the leg slowly
  6. 6. d. Roof Fabric 1. Locate the center hole of the Insulation Roof and place over the Key Flange 2. Partially unfold the fabric onto the frame assembly, leaving room to gain access to the top to later attach the vent cap
  7. 7. d. Roof Fabric Continued… 3. Locate the Vinyl Roof Panel cone and place over the Key Flange 4. Partially unfold the fabric onto the frame assembly, leaving room to gain access to the top to later attach the vent cap 5. Remove the protective pieces of fabric and place them into the corresponding storage bag
  8. 8. d. Roof Fabric Continued… 7. Install Vent Cap(s) • Locate Vent Cap hole • Pull pin and connect to Vent Cap hole • Clear out all fabric between Key Flange and Cones • Assure that the Vent Cap is securely attached
  9. 9. e. Raising the Shelter Frame1. Using 4 people, lift the entire shelter (or using 2 people, lift the shelter one side at a time) • Caution! Always make first lift facing INTO the wind • Lift until legs are fully extended • Caution! Pinch Point • Rest frame on extended legs and install pins into top most outside hole on the frame *Shown with GK1935 Shelter
  10. 10. f. Insulation Roof Panel 1. Locate the center seam on the Insulation Roof Panel 2. Locate the center mark on the Eave Bars (metal screw) 3. Ensure center seam of Insulation Panel matches with the center of the Eave Bar • Vertically center the two strips of Velcro
  11. 11. f. Insulation Roof Panel Continued… 4. Start at the center and work out towards the legs 5. Do not attach Vinyl Roof Panel at this time
  12. 12. g. Flooring Installation 1. Place Floor Fabric in the center of the shelter and unfold completely 3. Place Legs onto Floor Fabric • Lift each Leg and place on the 2’’ welded strip located on the floor • Pull both the Floor Fabric and Leg until the Leg is vertically square and the floor is tight
  13. 13. g. Flooring Installation Continued… 4. Install all Base Bars • Caution! Pinch Point • Keep Base Bars parallel to the ground for easier installation **Note: If it is determined that a vestibule is to be installed and one shelter is already standing, now is the recommended time to start the installation.
  14. 14. h. Door Installation 2. Peel back the Insulation Roof Panel at the Door location only 4. Leaving the Door folded, install over the Eave Bar • Align the center hinge of the Door along with the center of the Eave Bar (metal screw) 5. Unfold Door while guiding the Door frame over the Eave Bar
  15. 15. h. Door Installation Continued… 6. From the inside, use the center mark on the Eave Bar to ensure the Door is centered 7. Lift the Door and guide it over the Base Bar 8. Ensure that the Door is securely in place and centered 9. Reattach the Insulation Roof Panel over the Door
  16. 16. h. Door Installation Continued… 10. Insert Door Ramp directly after installing the Door • Open doors fully • Insert Door Ramp slots into door gussets
  17. 17. i. Insulation Wall Panels 1. Review label on inside of Insulation Wall (“Left of Door” and “Right of Door”) 2. Align Velcro along the Door hinge 3. Attach completely along the Door before continuing onto the rest of the shelter
  18. 18. i. Insulation Wall Panels Continued… 4. Unroll and place loosely on the Insulation Roof Panel Velcro 5. Go around the shelter for a second time and attach the Wall Panel to the Roof, stretching as tightly as possible 6. Repeat with remaining Insulation Wall Panels
  19. 19. i. Insulation Wall Panels Continued…7. Connect Insulation Wall Panels • Use the left hand on the inside and the right hand on the outside to stretch and attach the two panels **Note: It may be necessary to stretch the Insulation Wall Panels a second time to achieve a complete connection. Expansion Strips can be used if the Fabric does not connect.
  20. 20. j. Vinyl Wall Panels 1. Review label on the Vinyl Wall Panel. If folded correctly, the label will be on the outside of the Wall Panel (“Left of Door” and “Right of Door”) 2. Align Velcro along the Door hinge 3. Attach completely down the side of the Door before continuing along the Insulation Wall Panel
  21. 21. j. Vinyl Wall Panels Continued… 4. Unroll and place loosely on the Insulation Roof Panel Velcro 5. Go around the shelter for a second time and attach the Wall Panel to the Roof, stretching as tightly as possible 6. Repeat with remaining Vinyl Wall Panels
  22. 22. j. Vinyl Wall Panels Continued…7. Connect the Vinyl Wall Panels • Use the left hand on the inside and the right hand on the outside to stretch and attach the two panels together • It is very important to ensure no blue Velcro is showing, and if there is, go back a third time and stretch again until no blue Velcro is showing. **Note: It may be necessary to stretch the Insulation Wall Panels a second time to achieve a complete connection. Expansion Strips can be used if the Fabric does not connect.
  23. 23. k. Attach Vinyl Roof Panel 1. Align the middle welded seam on the Vinyl Roof Panel with the Roof Bar 2. In a star pattern, stretch one corner then move to the opposing corner and stretch it to the Vinyl Wall Panel Velcro. Do this on all corners before attaching the Vinyl between the corners. • Tip: Use thumbs as leverage and rotate wrists backward to stretch over the corner 3. DO NOT pull too much!
  24. 24. k. Attach Vinyl Roof Panel Continued…4. Attach remaining Roof Panel to Wall Panels by starting in the center of each section and working out toward the corners • Tip: Use thumbs as leverage and rotate wrists backward to stretch over the corner
  25. 25. l. Wall to Floor Connection 1. Connect Wall Straps • Disconnect buckle from Wall Panel • Feed the strap under the Base Bar • Reconnect the buckle to the Wall Panel • Slightly tighten by pulling the adjustment strap • DO NOT over tighten! • Do this throughout the entire shelter
  26. 26. l. Wall to Floor Connection Continued… 2. Door Strap • Feed strap from Vinyl Wall Panel under the Base Bar • Feed the strap through the double D’rings and pull through to create tension
  27. 27. l. Wall to Floor Connection Continued… 3. Create the Berm • From the outside, lift the skirt to expose the floor beneath • Detach the black Velcro strap from the Floor Panel • Fold the left side (with the D-Ring) toward the black Velcro Strap • Ensure the Floor fabric is folded inward toward the interior of the tent • Weave the black Velcro strap through the D-Rings and tighten • DO NOT over tighten • Reattach black Velcro strap to Floor
  28. 28. l. Wall to Floor Connection Continued… 4. Create the Berm by the Door • Fold the Floor next to the Door Ramp upward • Tuck the floor upward under the Door Ramp • Reconnect the Wall Panel along the Door hinge • Connect the Wall Panel Velcro to the Floor Velcro • Ensure the Wall skirt is covering the newly created Berm
  29. 29. l. Wall to Floor Connection Continued… 5. Velcro Connection • Lift outside skirt to expose Velcro flap • Pull Vinyl Floor snugly and attach the Velcro to the Wall Panel • Pull Vinyl Wall skirt over the connection • Continue around entire shelter
  30. 30. m. Accessory Set Up 1. Interior • Wiring Harness • Lights • Plenum • Desk Sets • Thermostats • CO / Smoke Alarm 2. Exterior • Stake Kit • Generator / Electrical Distribution • Climate Control
  31. 31. n. Complete Shelter Overview 1. Interior • Floor Buckles • Floor Velcro • Door to Wall Connection • Lighting 2. Exterior • Roof Connection • Skirting placement • Anchoring • Electrical cables • Vestibules
  32. 32. o. Accessory Strike 1. Interior • Wiring Harness • Lights • Plenum • Desk Sets • Thermostats • CO / Smoke Alarm 2. Exterior • Stake Kit • Generator / Electrical Distribution • Climate Control
  33. 33. p. Accessory Inventory 1. Importance of Inventory • Match label with equipment • Assure correct quantity
  34. 34. q. Accessory Repackaging 1. The Importance of Cleaning • Clean with a mild cleansing solution • Dry completely • Fold or package as directed • Set aside for further packaging
  35. 35. Shelter Strike, Folding, and Repacking
  36. 36. a. Vinyl Walls 1. Disconnect buckles from floor to wall connection 2. Close all window and duct openings 3. Peel back Roof Fabric and remove walls in individual pieces 4. Lay walls flat on clean surface (preferably shelter floor) with the outer side of the fabric facing upwards
  37. 37. a. Vinyl Walls Continued… 5. Clean the Wall Panels with a mild solution and let dry completely 6. Fold the BOTTOM edge 1/3 of the way toward the top edge 7. Fold again from the BOTTOM the rest of the way to the top
  38. 38. a. Vinyl Walls Continued… 8. Roll TOWARDS the end with the Wall Panel label • If rolled correctly, the Vinyl Wall label will be on the top of the roll 9. Roll tightly as to fit the Wall Panel back in the bag 10. Put immediately into the corresponding bag
  39. 39. b. Insulation Walls 1. Remove walls in individual pieces 2. Lay the Insulation Walls on a clean surface (preferrably the shelter floor) with the inside (WHITE) of the fabric facing up 3. Clean the Insulation Walls with a mild solution and let dry completely • DO NOT spray cleaner directly onto the Insulation fabric as it could lead to mold/mildew
  40. 40. b. Insulation Walls Continued… 4. Fold the BOTTOM edge 1/3 of the way toward the top edge 5. Fold again from the BOTTOM the rest of the way to the top
  41. 41. b. Insulation Walls Continued… 6. Roll TOWARDS the end with the Wall Panel label • If rolled correctly, the Insulation Wall label will be on the top of the roll 7. Roll tightly as to fit the Wall Panel back in the bag 8. Put immediately into the corresponding bag
  42. 42. c. Doors1. Reattach the door strap and close the window material2. Lock the upper barrel bolt3. Lift and remove the door completely and fold in half4. Clean the Door and dry completely as needed5. Put immediately in the corresponding bag
  43. 43. d. Base Bars 1. Remove all Base Bars 2. Put immediately in corresponding bag or case
  44. 44. e. Flooring 1. Unfasten the berm straps at each corner of the floor so it lays flat 2. Lift each leg of the shelter to remove the floor from underneath 3. Clean the floor panel with a mild solution and let dry completely
  45. 45. e. Flooring Continued… Note: The following folding steps are shown with the GK1935, but the instruction remains the same 4. Fold each end of the floor toward the middle to make the floor a rectangle 5. Take one side and fold to the middle weld-line 3 times 6. Repeat on the other side
  46. 46. e. Flooring Continued… 7. Fold the two halves together 8. Take each end and fold to meet in the middle 9. Fold one end on top of the other 10. Place immediately in the corresponding bag or case
  47. 47. f. Lowering the Shelter 1. Lift up and lock into place the 2 opposing sets of legs on the narrow ends of the shelter Note: The following steps are shown with the GK1935, but the instruction remains the same 2. (Using 2 people) On one side, remove the pins on the legs, lift up the 2 legs and lower down slowly • Make sure not to lock into place! 3. Unlock and Lift up remaining 2 legs on other side. Lower shelter down slowly • Make sure not to lock into place!
  48. 48. f. Lowering the Shelter Continued… 4. Peel back the Insulation and Vinyl material to gain access to the Vent Cap 5. Pull the pin on the Vent Cap and lift to remove 6. Put immediately in the corresponding bag or case
  49. 49. f. Lowering the Shelter Continued… 7. Assure that the protective pieces of fabric for the cones are installed prior to folding 8. Clean the Roof Panel with a mild solution and let dry completely
  50. 50. f. Fold and Repackage Roof Panels Continued… 1. Fold one side approximately 6 inches over the Roof Cone of the Mainframe 2. Fold the opposite side up to meet with the first fold 3. Fold each side in half TWO more times 4. Fold the one side (that was NOT folded over the roof cone) on top of the opposing side to rest on the roof cone
  51. 51. f. Fold and Repackage Roof Panels Continued… 5. Fold each of the long ends at about a 12 inch length and begin to fold toward the center roof cone 6. Fold one end on top the roof cone and fold the other end to lay on the top of the entire roll 7. If rolled correctly, the vent cap will be on the bottom of the roll 8. Return Vinyl Roof Panel to appropriate bag or case
  52. 52. f. Fold and Repackage Roof Panels Continued… 9. Clean the Insulation Roof Panel with a mild solution and let dry completely 10. Fold one side approximately 6 inches over the Roof Cone of the Mainframe 11. Fold the opposite side up to meet with the first fold 12. Fold each side in half TWO more times 13. Fold the one side (that was NOT folded over the roof cone) on top of the opposing side to rest on the roof cone
  53. 53. f. Fold and Repackage Roof Panels Continued… 14. Fold each of the long ends at about a 12 inch length and begin to fold toward the center roof cone 15. Fold one end on top the roof cone and fold the other end to lay on the top of the entire roll 16. If rolled correctly, the vent cap will be on the bottom of the roll 17. Place the Insulation Roof in the corresponding bag or case
  54. 54. f. Repackaging the Frame 1. Lock remaining legs into storage position 6. Remove all Eave Bars
  55. 55. f. Repackaging the Frame Continued… 7. Depress the button and slide the Roof Truss assembly into storage position on all legs 8. Bundle the frame and fasten the frame strap 9. Put all pieces immediately into the corresponding bag or case
  56. 56. Shelter Inventory a. Bags – Use bag labels to inventory shelter components b. Cases – Use case labels to inventory shelter components

×