MULTIQUIP GB3LED Specifications

OPERATION AND PARTS MANUAL
GloBug SERIES
GB3LED
LIGHTING SYSTEM
Revision #0 (3/18/14)
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
GB3LED LIGHTING SYSTEM
Table Of Contents..................................................... 2
Parts Ordering Procedures....................................... 3
Safety Information................................................. 4-7
Specifications........................................................... 8
Dimensions............................................................... 9
Illumination Range.................................................. 10
General Information................................................ 11
Components...................................................... 12-13
Setup................................................................. 14-16
Operation........................................................... 17-19
Maintenance...................................................... 20-23
Wiring Diagram....................................................... 24
Troubleshooting...................................................... 25
Explanation Of Code In Remarks Column............. 26
Suggested Spare Parts.......................................... 27
Component Drawings
Nameplate And Decals...................................... 28-29
Electrical Assy.................................................... 30-31
Tripod Assy........................................................ 32-33
Mast Assy.......................................................... 34-35
Terms And Conditions Of Sale — Parts................. 36
NOTICE
Specifications and part numbers are subject to change
without notice.
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SAFETY INFORMATION
Do not operate or service the equipment before reading
the entire manual. Safety precautions should be followed
at all times when operating this equipment.
Failure to read and understand the safety
messages and operating instructions could
result in injury to yourself and others.
Potential hazards associated with the operation of this
equipment will be referenced with hazard symbols which
may appear throughout this manual in conjunction with
safety messages.
SAFETY MESSAGES
The four safety messages shown below will inform you
about potential hazards that could injure you or others. The
safety messages specifically address the level of exposure
to the operator and are preceded by one of four words:
DANGER, WARNING, CAUTION or NOTICE.
SAFETY SYMBOLS
DANGER
Indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided,
WILL result in DEATH or SERIOUS INJURY.
WARNING
Indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided,
COULD result in DEATH or SERIOUS INJURY.
CAUTION
Indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided,
COULD result in MINOR or MODERATE INJURY.
NOTICE
Addresses practices not related to personal injury.
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SAFETY INFORMATION
GENERAL SAFETY
CAUTION
 NEVER operate this equipment without proper protective
clothing, shatterproof glasses, respiratory protection,
hearing protection, steel-toed boots and other protective
devices required by the job or city and state regulations.
 NEVER operate this equipment when not
feeling well due to fatigue, illness or when
under medication.
 NEVER operate this equipment under the influence of
drugs or alcohol.
NOTICE
 This equipment should only be operated by trained and
qualified personnel 18 years of age and older.
 Whenever necessary, replace nameplate, operation and
safety decals when they become difficult read.
 Manufacturer does not assume responsibility for any
accident due to equipment modifications. Unauthorized
equipment modification will void all warranties.
 NEVER use accessories or attachments that are not
recommended by Multiquip for this equipment. Damage
to the equipment and/or injury to user may result.
 ALWAYS know the location of the nearest
fire extinguisher.
 ALWAYS know the location of the nearest
first aid kit.
 ALWAYS check the equipment for loosened threads or
bolts before starting.
 DO NOT use the equipment for any purpose other than
its intended purposes or applications.
 ALWAYS know the location of the nearest phone or keep
a phone on the job site. Also, know the phone numbers
of the nearest ambulance, doctor and fire department.
This information will be invaluable in the case of an
emergency.
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SAFETY INFORMATION
LIGHTING SYSTEM SAFETY
WARNING
 NEVER disconnect any emergency or safety devices.
These devices are intended for operator safety.
Disconnection of these devices can cause severe injury,
bodily harm or even death. Disconnection of any of
these devices will void all warranties.
CAUTION
 NEVER attempt service on a running machine.
NOTICE
 To prevent the lighting system from overturning, NEVER
use in winds that exceed 22 mph (10 m/s).
 The lighting system should only be used in temperatures
between 23° to 104°F (-5° to 40° C). Failure to comply
with these operating parameters could cause the lamp
to malfunction and shorten the ballast life.
 ALWAYS keep the lighting system in proper running
condition.
 Fix damage to lighting system and replace any broken
parts immediately.
 ALWAYS store equipment properly when it is not being
used. Equipment should be stored in a clean, dry location
out of the reach of children and unauthorized personnel.
LAMP SAFETY
WARNING
 NEVER attempt to replace lamp with the power on.
Always unplug the power cord from the generator or
power source when changing the lamp.
NOTICE
 NEVER leave any grease or oil residue on lamp surface
when replacing or removing lamp. This can create hot
spots, reducing the service life of the lamp.
 ALWAYS make sure lamp surface is clean and dry.
 ALWAYS replace with MQ recommended type lamp. See
parts section of this manual.
 If applicable, ALWAYS make sure the lamp guard is
installed correctly. NEVER deform the lamp guard.
 NEVER unplug the lamp’s AC power cable during
operation.
 ALWAYS have a trained technician to install and
remove lamp or replace any damaged fixture wiring.
TRANSPORTING SAFETY
NOTICE
 When transporting the tripod lighting system, if
applicable, always place in stow position and place
tripod in its carrying case.
 ALWAYS remove balloon/lamp assembly from the mast
when transporting lighting system. This will prevent
damage to the bulb due to vibration.
 NEVER leave the balloon/lamp exposed during transport.
Exposure to excess wind or rain could damage the
balloon’s nylon cover.
 ALWAYS place balloon inside its protective cover during
transport. Be sure the cover is secured tightly around the
balloon/lamp assembly.
 ALWAYS allow a sufficient amount of time for the lamp to
cool before changing. The possibility exists of severe burns.
CAUTION
 NEVER use force when installing the lamp. Excessive force
could cause the lamp to break, causing bodily harm.
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SAFETY INFORMATION
BALLOON SAFETY
ELECTRICAL SAFETY
WARNING
DANGER
 To prevent serious burns, NEVER touch
or unzip the balloon envelope when the
lamp is on.
 Lighting system is equipped with a ground pin on the
power plug. For your protection, ALWAYS complete the
grounding path. NEVER insert the AC power plug into a
2-prong receptacle to operate lighting system.
CAUTION
 ALWAYS keep the balloon away from sharp objects and
excessive amounts of heat.
NOTICE
 To prevent balloon deformation, NEVER use lighting
system in strong winds.
 DO NOT place the balloon inside its protective cover
until the lamp has had a sufficient amount of time to cool
down. This will prevent the balloon’s nylon cover from
being burned (touching the lamp surface).
 ALWAYS place the balloon inside its protective cover
after each use. This will prolong the life of the balloon
material, keeping it protected from harsh environmental
elements.
 Replace balloon immediately if damaged. A damaged
balloon will not inflate properly, and may become more
damaged by touching the hot lamp surface.
 DO NOT use excessive force when zipping and unzipping
the balloon. Be gentle with the zipper mechanism. If the
zipper is broken, the balloon will become unusable.
 NEVER operate lighting system or
handle any electrical equipment while
standing in water, while barefoot, while
hands are wet or in the rain. A dangerous
electrical shock could occur, causing
severe bodily harm or even death.
 ALWAYS make sure the area above
the lighting system is open and clear
of overhead power lines and other
obstructions. Contact with overhead
power lines or other obstructions could
result in equipment damage, electrical
shock, electrocution and even death.
Power Cord/Cable Safety
DANGER
 NEVER let power cords or cables lay in water.
MAST SAFETY
 NEVER use damaged or worn cables or cords. Inspect
for cuts in the insulation
CAUTION
 When raising or lowering the mast, keep
hands and fingers clear of the various mast
sections, this will prevent hands and fingers
from getting pinched.
When applying power to the lighting system, ALWAYS
connect the AC power plug to a 3-prong receptacle that
is grounded. The possibility exists of electrical shock,
electrocution and even death if the lighting system is
not grounded.
MAST
PINCH
POINT
 NEVER attach anything to the mast.
 ALWAYS lower the mast when not in use, or if
high winds or electrical storms are expected in the area.
 NEVER grab or touch a live power
cord or cable with wet hands. The
possibility exists of electrical shock,
electrocution or death.
 Make sure power cables are securely connected.
Incorrect connections may cause electrical shock and
damage to the lighting system.
NOTICE
 ALWAYS make certain that proper power or extension
cord has been selected for the job. See Cable Selection
Chart in this manual.
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SPECIFICATIONS
Table 1. Specifications
Globug Lighting System
Model
Input Voltage
Frequency
Max. Current
Lamp Fixture
Mast
Tripod
Weight
Balloon Cover
Cable
Total
Appropriate Generator
Lamp
Lamp Type
Dimming Control
Total Luminous Flux (lm)
Operation_Enabled
Temperature Range
Mast
Number of Stages
Maximum Height (Standard)
GB3LED
100 VAC
50 Hz/ 60 Hz
3.3 Amps (100 V @300 W)
18.74 lb (8.5 kg)
4.85 lb (2.2 kg)
12.13 lb (5.5 kg)
1.32 lb (0.6 kg)
1.54 lb (0.7 kg)
38.58 lb (17.5 kg)
350 W and above
LED
3 stages: 300W / 200W / 100W
38000 ±7% @300 W
28000 ±7% @200W
16000 ±7% @100W
14 to 104°F (-10 to 40 °C)
2 (with gas assist)
12.5 feet (3.8 meters)
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DIMENSIONS
F
G H
B
I
J
A
D E
C
Figure 1. Dimensions (GB3LED)
Reference
Letter
A
B
C
D
E
Table 2. Dimensions
Reference
Dimension in. (mm.)
Letter
Upper Position - 44.7 in. (1,135 mm.)
F
Lower Position - 52.4 in. (1,330 mm.)
Upper Position - 52.2 in. (1,325 mm.)
G
Lower Position - 62.0 in. (1,575 mm)
7.5 in. (190 mm.)
H
49.6 in. (1,260 mm.)
I
51.2 in. (1,300 mm.)
J
Dimension in. (mm.)
33.5 in. (850 mm.)
21.1 in. (535 mm.)
23.6 in. (600 mm.)
73.2 - 109.1 in. (1860 - 2770 mm.)
88.4 - 124.2 in. (2245 - 3155 mm.)
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ILLUMINATION RANGE
tripod 1st Stage
Two stage mast
20
15
10
5
2.5
1
0.5
20ft
tripod 2nd Stage
20
15
10
5
2.5
Two stage mast
1
0.5
20ft
Figure 2. Illumination Range (Foot Candles)
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GENERAL INFORMATION
The Multiquip GloBug GB3LED is a general purpose,
portable, glare-free lighting systems Typical applications for
these types of lighting systems include construction sites,
emergency road crews and backyard parties.
TRANSPORT
LIGHTING
For ease of service or transport, the lamp assembly is
equipped with a quick-disconnect connector that allows
the lamp fixture to be removed quickly. This feature is
extremely useful during transport of the lighting system. It
is always best to remove the lamp and pack it safely so it
will not be damaged.
This GloBug lighting system is comprised of LED lamps
in a shock-resistant, waterproof LED assembly. The LED
assembly has an output of 38,000 lumens. The LEDs have a
long operating life of up to 40,000 hours. The lighting system
has a 3-stage dimming control (100 W, 200 W, 300 W).
The GB3LED lighting system can be transported (Figure 3)
quite easily in two carrying cases.
SETUP
The GB3LED lighting system can be set up quickly and
easily. Tripod legs can be deployed in one quick easy step
and can be adjusted to two different heights.
In addition the unit is equipped with a gas-assist mast
lowering system. This system allows the mast to be
retracted slowly so that the mast will not fall rapidly when
released. This feature reduces the amount of vibration or
shock to the lamp.
LIGHT
ASSEMBLY
CARRYING
CASE
TRIPOD
CARRYING
CASE
Figure 3. GB3LED Transporting
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COMPONENTS
COVER
CARRYING
CASE
3
2
10
4
5
1
6
8
9
7
Figure 4. Major Components
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COMPONENTS
Figure 4 shows the location of the components for the
GloBug lighting system. The function of each component
is described below:
1. AC Power Cable — Connect this cable to a 120 VAC,
60 Hz power source.
2. Balloon — This balloon is made of heat-resistant
polyester, with a diameter of 33 inches (850 mm).
3. Balloon Cover/Carrying Case — When zipped, this
protective cover acts like a carrying case. The complete
lamp assembly is enclosed within the cover-carrying
case. Allow a sufficient amount of time for the lamp
to cool down before covering balloon. The possibility
exists of the balloon getting burned.
7. Tripod — Unbuckle velcro strap securing tripod legs
(3), push down on any tripod leg until all tripod legs
are fully deployed. To place tripod legs in the stowed
position, pull upward on velcro strap while pushing
down on tripod pole. Pull all legs upward and secure
with velcro strap.
8. Lamp Guard — This guard (cage) protects the lamp
from being hit by objects.
9. Lamp — Comprised of LED lamps. The lamps have
three stages of brightness: 300W, 200W, and 100W.
10. Tripod Carrying Case — Use this case when
transporting of the tripod is required. ALWAYS store
tripod in this carrying case when not in use.
4. Mast — Two stage gas-assist mast. Maximum mast
height is 12.5 ft. (3.81 meters). When raising the mast,
always be on the lookout for overhead obstructions.
5. T-Handle Bolt Lock — Always tighten this lock to hold
the lamp/balloon securely in place before raising mast.
6. Weight Support Hook — To add additional weight to
the tripod and make the tripod more stable in windy
conditions. Place a sandbag or similar weight onto
this hook.
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SETUP
TRIPOD DEPLOYMENT
1. Place the tripod on a firm level surface so that it will
not slide or turn over. Make sure there is enough space
around the unit for the tripod legs to be deployed.
2. Remove tripod from its carrying case. The tripod legs
are secured by a black velcro strap (Figure 5). Squeeze
both tabs on each side of buckle to unlock strap and
allow tripod legs (Figure 6) to be deployed.
DEPLOYMENT
SQUEEZE
VELCRO
STRAP
TRIPOD
LEGS
Figure 6. Tripod Deployment
BUCKLE
3. Next, pull upward on the mast and let the tripod legs
deploy. Once the tripod legs have been fully deployed
make sure the legs are locked by securing the latch.
The latch (Figure 7) has two positions, upper and lower.
Placing the latch in the upper position will provide 1 ft.
(305 mm) more height.
Figure 5. Velcro Strap (Open)
LATCH
UPPER
MAST
LOWER
Figure 7. Securing the Tripod
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SETUP
BALLOON ASSEMBLY PLACEMENT
1. Place balloon assembly (Figure 8) onto mast and
tighten Upper T-handle.
3. Next, fold the protective cover (Figure 10) into itself
and zip.
PROTECTIVE
COVER
ZIPPER
UPPER
T-HANDLE
MAST
PROTECTIVE
COVER
LOWER
T-HANDLE
Figure 10. Folding Protective Cover
Figure 8. Light Asembly Placement
2. Unsnap the three buttons on the bottom of the balloon.
Expose the balloon by pulling down on the velcro tab
and unzip the protective cover as shown in Figure 9.
Also remove the AC power cord at this time.
4. Attach the S-type hook (Figure 11) on the AC power
cable onto the washer-eylet located on the bottom plate
of the light assembly.
BOTTOM
PLATE
ZIPPER
WASHER
EYELET
S-TYPE
HOOK
BUTTON
Figure 11. Securing Power Cord
Figure 9. Removing Balloon/AC Power Cord
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SETUP
RAISING THE MAST
Before raising the mast, make sure the upper T-handle bolt
lock (Figure 12) is securely tightened. This will prevent the
balloon/lamp assembly from falling off. In addition make
sure that the lamp power cable is connected to the mating
end of the 15 ft (4.5 meters) power source cable.
5. To improve stability and to prevent tipping of the light
unit, place sand bags or similar type weight over the
tripod legs or weight hook as shown in Figure 12.
DANGER
ALWAYS make sure
the area above the
lighting system is open
and clear of overhead
power lines and other
obstructions. The mast
extends in excess of
13 ft. (4 meters) when
an optional extension
is used. Contact with
overhead power lines
or other obstructions
could result in equipment
damage, serious Injury
or death!
CAUTION
When raising mast, ALWAYS be on the lookout for
overhead obstructions such as high voltage power lines.
The possibility exists of electrocution, even death! if
the lighting system comes in contact with high voltage
power lines.
UPPER
T-HANDLE
MAST
RAISE
LOWER
T-HANDLE
WEIGHT
HOOK
SAND
BAGS
Figure 12. Sand Bags
6. Raise mast to desired height and tighten lower T-handle
(Figure 12) securely.
DANGER
When raising mast, ALWAYS
be on the lookout for overhead
obstructions such as high voltage
power lines. The possibility exists
of electrocution, even death! if the
lighting system comes in contact
with high voltage power lines.
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OPERATION
APPLYING POWER
1. Connect the AC power cable to the 120 VAC receptacle
on the generator used. See Figure 13.
120 VAC
RECEPTACLE
20A
POWER
CABLE
TYPICAL
GENERATOR
FRONT PANEL
120V
Figure 13. Connecting to Power Source
2. Start the generator as indicated in the generator
manual.
3. Turn on the power of the generator. The balloon will
start to inflate and the lamp will turn on. at 200 W.
DIMMING THE LAMP
1. Press the dimmer switch to control the brightness of
the lamp (Figure 14). The lamp can be turned off or
set to 100W, 200W, 300W. The corresponding LED will
light red when selected (Figure 15).
DIMMER
SWITCH
2. Zip up the bottom of the balloon completely after use
of the dimmer switch.
SILENT MODE
Noise coming from the unit during operation can be
eliminated.
1. Press and hold the dimmer switch (Figure 14) for 2
seconds. The blue LED in the center of the switch will
flash when in silent mode.
2. To switch back to normal mode, press and hold the
dimmer switch for 3 seconds. The blue LED will stop
flashing.
NOTICE
The brightness of the lamp can still be adjusted when
in silent mode.
When unit is restarted, it will revert to normal mode
even if silent mode was selected prior to shutdown.
SHUTDOWN
1. Turn off the power switch of the generator. The balloon
should start to deflate and the lamp will turn off.
2. Disconnect the AC power cable from the generator.
Figure 14. Dimmer Switch
Figure 15. Brightness LED Indicators
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OPERATION
STORAGE
1. Loosen the lower T-handle by turning handle
counterclockwise (Figure 16). Push down on mast
until mast is fully inserted into mast housing. Tighten
T-handle fully.
4. Unhook lamp AC power cable from washer eyelet
(Figure 11). Fully zip protective cover and fold velcro
tab in place (Figure 18).
PROTECTIVE
COVER
VELCRO
TAB
AC-POWER
CABLE
Figure 18. Zipping the Protective Cover
LOWER
T-HANDLE
Figure 16. Lowering the Mast
2. Unhook the cable from the washer eyelet.
3. Unzip the zipper on the protective cover (Figure 20),
and pull down cover over balloon/lamp assembly.
5. Loosen upper T-handle by turning counterclockwise
and lift lamp assembly from mast.
6. Store lamp assembly enclosed with its protective
cover (Figure 19) in a safe location where it will not
be damaged.
PROTECTIVE
COVER
ZIPPER
Figure 19. Storing Lamp Assembly
PROTECTIVE
COVER
Figure 17. Unzipping the Protective Cover
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OPERATION
7. To retract tripod legs (Figure 20) and place in the
stow position, lift up on mast while pulling up on the
velcro strap. Continue pulling upward on the mast until
the tripod legs are fully retracted and are in the stow
position.
9. Place tripod (Figure 22) inside protective carrying case.
PROTECTIVE
CARRYING
CASE
LATCH
MAST
UPPER
TRIPOD
LOWER
Figure 20. Retracting Tripod Legs
Figure 22. Carrying Case
8. Once tripod legs are in the stow position, place velcro
strap (Figure 21) around all three tripod legs. Secure
tripod legs by inserting the male and female connector
ends of the strap into each other.
VELCRO
STRAP
TRIPOD
LEGS
BUCKLE
CLICK
Figure 21. Velcro Strap (Closed)
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MAINTENANCE
REPLACING THE LAMP
3. Slide the new balloon (Figure 25) envelope over the
top of the lamp guard assembly.
NOTICE
Contact Multiquip Technical Support Department for
assistance in replacing LED lamps.
BALLOON
ENVELOPE
LAMP
GUARD
REPLACING BALLOON ENVELOPE
1. Unzip the zipper (Figure 38) at the top and bottom of
the balloon envelope (cover).
BOTTOM
ZIPPER
Figure 25. Installing New Balloon Envelope
4. Zip up the zipper (Figure 26) at the top and bottom of
the balloon envelope (cover).
BALLOON
ENVELOPE
TOP
ZIPPER
Figure 23. Unzipping the Balloon Envelope
BOTTOM
ZIPPER
2. Slide the old or worn balloon envelope (Figure 24) over
the top of the lamp guard assembly.
LAMP
GUARD
BALLOON
ENVELOPE
BALLOON
ENVELOPE
TOP
ZIPPER
Figure 26. Zipping the Balloon Envelope
Figure 24. Removing the Balloon Envelope
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MAINTENANCE
FILTER REPLACEMENT
1. Remove the balloon as described in the STORAGE
section.
6. Turn the three locking tabs inwards to lock the air plate
in place. See Figure 29.
2. Turn the balloon/lamp assembly upsidedown to access
the filter. See Figure 27.
LOCK TAB
AIR PLATE
LOCKING
TAB
Figure 29. Locking Air Plate
Figure 27. Accessing Filter
3. Turn the three locking tabs outwards to release the air
plate. See Figure 27.
4. Remove the air plate and filter. See Figure 28.
AIR PLATE
FILTER
Figure 28. Filter Removal
5. Install a new filter and reinstall the air plate.
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MAINTENANCE
B1
B2
E1
T4
T2
T3
E2
B3
L1
L2
B4
Figure 30. Maintenance Check Points
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MAINTENANCE
For a prolonged life cycle an extended quality follow the recommended GloBug lighting system service guidelines as
referenced in Figure 30 and Table 3.
Figure
Lamp
Balloon
Electric
Tripod
L1
L2
B1
B2
B3
B4
E1
E2
T1
T2
T3
T4
Table 3. Periodic Check and Maintenance
Part
Check Item
Solution
Lamp Guard
Dirty, rusty or damaged?
Clean/Replace
LED Lamp
Defective or broken?
Replace
Balloon (Envelope)
Ripped or dirty?
Replace
Zipper
Broken?
Replace
Fan Motor (Blower)
Not working properly?
Replace
T-Handle bolt (Balloon)
Broken?
Replace
Power Cable
Defective or worn cable?
Replace.
Plug
Damaged?
Replace
Tripod
Damaged or not working properly?
Replace
Mast
Damaged or not working properly?
Replace
Knob
Damaged?
Replace
T-Handle bolt (Mast)
Damaged?
Replace
v - Daily Check
n - Every 20 Hours
l -Every 100 Hours
s - Every 500 Hours
GB3LED LIGHTING SYSTEM • OPERATION AND PARTS MANUAL — REV. #0 (03/18/14) — PAGE 23
s
v
v
v
l
v
v
n
n
n
v
v
WIRING DIAGRAM
Dimmer Switch
Indicator Lamp
Figure 31. Electrical Wiring Diagram
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TROUBLESHOOTING
Symptom
Lamp does not light.
Balloon is not inflating.
Troubleshooting
Possible Problem
Is plug connected?
Is generator’s main switch turned off?
Are any wire cables disconnected?
Are any other electric appliances
(other than light tower) plugged into
power source?
Is generator voltage not normal
(standby voltage - 100 ± 5 V)?
Is zipper unzipped?
Is fan motor not properly operating?
Is balloon torn?
Solution
Plug in correctly.
Turn on switch.
Connect disconnected wire cable.
Unplug all other appliances.
Use proper voltage.
Zip balloon completely.
Inspect and repair fan motor if
necessary.
Repair balloon.
GB3LED LIGHTING SYSTEM • OPERATION AND PARTS MANUAL — REV. #0 (03/18/14) — PAGE 25
EXPLANATION OF CODE IN REMARKS COLUMN
The following section explains the different symbols and
remarks used in the Parts section of this manual. Use the
help numbers found on the back page of the manual if there
are any questions.
NOTICE
The contents and part numbers listed in the parts
section are subject to change without notice. Multiquip
does not guarantee the availability of the parts listed.
Sample partS liSt
NO.
1
2%
2%
3
4
part NO. part Name
QtY. remarKS
12345
BOLT......................1 .....INCLUDES ITEMS W/%
WASHER, 1/4 IN............NOT SOLD SEPARATELY
12347
WASHER, 3/8 IN....1 .....MQ-45T ONLY
12348
HOSE ..................A/R ...MAKE LOCALLY
12349
BEARING ..............1 .....S/N 2345B AND ABOVE
NO. Column
QtY. Column
Numbers Used — Item quantity can be indicated by a
number, a blank entry, or A/R.
A/R (As Required) is generally used for hoses or other
parts that are sold in bulk and cut to length.
A blank entry generally indicates that the item is not sold
separately. Other entries will be clarified in the “Remarks”
Column.
remarKS Column
Some of the most common notes found in the “Remarks”
Column are listed below. Other additional notes needed
to describe the item can also be shown.
assembly/Kit — All items on the parts list with the
same unique symbol will be included when this item is
purchased.
Unique Symbols — All items with same unique
symbol
Indicated by:
“INCLUDES ITEMS W/(unique symbol)”
(@, #, +, %, or >) in the number column belong to the
same assembly or kit, which is indicated by a note in the
“Remarks” column.
Serial Number Break — Used to list an effective serial
number range where a particular part is used.
Duplicate item Numbers — Duplicate numbers indicate
multiple part numbers, which are in effect for the same
general item, such as different size saw blade guards in
use or a part that has been updated on newer versions
of the same machine.
NOTICE
When ordering a part that has more than one item
number listed, check the remarks column for help in
determining the proper part to order.
part NO. Column
Numbers Used — Part numbers can be indicated by a
number, a blank entry, or TBD.
TBD (To Be Determined) is generally used to show a
part that has not been assigned a formal part number
at the time of publication.
A blank entry generally indicates that the item is not sold
separately or is not sold by Multiquip. Other entries will
be clarified in the “Remarks” Column.
Indicated by:
“S/N XXXXX AND BELOW”
“S/N XXXX AND ABOVE”
“S/N XXXX TO S/N XXX”
Specific model Number Use — Indicates that the part
is used only with the specific model number or model
number variant listed. It can also be used to show a
part is NOT used on a specific model or model number
variant.
Indicated by:
“XXXXX ONLY”
“NOT USED ON XXXX”
“make/Obtain locally” — Indicates that the part can
be purchased at any hardware shop or made out of
available items. Examples include battery cables, shims,
and certain washers and nuts.
“Not Sold Separately” — Indicates that an item cannot
be purchased as a separate item and is either part of an
assembly/kit that can be purchased, or is not available
for sale through Multiquip.
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SUGGESTED SPARE PARTS
GLOBUG LIGHTING SYSTEM
1 TO 3 UNITS
Qty.P/N
Description
3............A300260400..........LED HEATSINK ASSY
2............A100015901 .........BALLOON CLOTH
GB3LED LIGHTING SYSTEM • OPERATION AND PARTS MANUAL — REV. #0 (03/18/14) — PAGE 27
NAMEPLATE AND DECALS
2
1
10
3
4
9
5
8
6
7
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NAMEPLATE AND DECALS
NO.
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
PART NO.
A400204801
A400340900
A400340800
A400287600
A400204601
A400166701
A400166701
A400194100
A400345200
A400084300
PART NAME
QTY. REMARKS
DECAL; ELECTRIC SHOCK, HIGH VOLTAGE, BURN HAZ. 1
DECAL; LIGHT CONTROL
1
DECAL; DANGER, BALLOON INFORMATION
1
DECAL; DIMMER SWITCH LEDS
1
DECAL; GLOBUG INFORMATION
1
DECAL; HOOK LATCH
1
DECAL; HOOK LATCH
1
DECAL; DANGER, WORKSTAND DEPLOYMENT
1
DECAL; GB3LED
1
DECAL; GROUND
1
GB3LED LIGHTING SYSTEM • OPERATION AND PARTS MANUAL — REV. #0 (03/18/14) — PAGE 29
ELECTRICAL ASSY.
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ELECTRICAL ASSY.
NO. PART NO.
1
A300260400
2
A100015901
3
0014808025
4
A300257000
5
A300162400
6
A100104600
7
A300160301
8
2214500230
9
A300238101 10
A300280600
11
A300281401 12
0023204006
13
A300247701
14
A400299600
15
0024304008
16
0023204012
17
A400295300
18
A300256700
19A300243602
20
A300260100
21
A300249801
22
0014708035
23
0023203005
24
A300180600
25
A300281200
262204510110
27
A400329900
28
A300181900
29
A400209801
30
A300148200
31
E000119300
32
A400030700
33E000077500
34
0033104000
35A400273800
36
A300244600
37
A200105100
38
A400305000
39
A400331100
40
A400281700
41
0043108000
42
030208200
43
0023304015
44E000122300
45
E000119600
PART NAME
QTY.
REMARKS
LED HEATSINK ASSY
6
BALLOON CLOTH CP
1
BUTTON SCREW (M8x25)
4
PLATE (TOP)
2
SEAL (PACKING)
2
BALLOON COVER (RED-LED) CP
1
SHEET (TOP) CP
1
SEAL (FLAT)
2
VESSEL (TOP)
1
FAN MOTOR ASSY
1
PLATE (FAN)
1
SCREW (M4x6)
3
PLATE (LAMP) TOP
1
SPACER (TOP)
4
SCREW (M4x8)
15
COUNTERSUNK SCREW (M4x12)
12
STOPPER (GUARD)
1
PLATE (BOTTOM)
1
GUARD
1
ADAPTER BOARD CP
1
PLATE (LAMP)
1
BUTTON SCREW (M8x35)
4
SCREW (M3x5)
2
VESSEL 2
2
LED POWER SUPPLY CP
1
WASHER
1
DIMMING SWITCH CP
1
POWER CABLE CP (US)
1
KNOB KSM-50-M10x30
1
SHEET (BOTTOM)
1
WASHER (M4)
3
STOPPER (FILTER)
3
SPACER
3
NUT (M4)
5
FILTER
1
PLATE (AIR)
1
FRANGE CP (LED)
1
WIRE (FAN) CP
1
WIRE (FAN-VC) CP
1
SPACER (BOTTOM)
4
WASHER (M8)
4
SPRING WASHER (M8).....................................4................REPLACES 0043208000
SCREW & WASHER (M4x12)
12
SPACER
12
BOLT (M8x20)
8
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TRIPOD ASSY.
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TRIPOD ASSY.
NO. PART NO.
PART NAME
1
A300131500
TRIPOD CASE
2
A300171601
PIPE (BASE)
3A300113103STAY
4
A300199600
BASE PIPE 2
5
A300199500
BASE PIPE 1
6
A400205901
SPRING (SHACKLE)
7
A300108700
SHACKLE CP
8
1641000330
RUBBER FOOT
9
A300106500
TRIPOD BAND
102212780310 LEVER
11
0043108000
WASHER (M8)
12
0033206000
SELFLOCK NUT (M6)
QTY.
1
3
3
1
1
1
1
3
1
1
2
1
REMARKS
GB3LED LIGHTING SYSTEM • OPERATION AND PARTS MANUAL — REV. #0 (03/18/14) — PAGE 33
MAST ASSY.
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MAST ASSY.
NO. PART NO.
PART NAME
QTY.
1
A300200300
FIRST MAST (φ45*1050) ASSY
1
2
A300200600
SECOND MAST (φ38*1200) ASSY
1
3A400187601KNOB
1
4
A400229900
BOTTOM PLATE (φ33.6)1
5
0024705008
SET SCREW (M5x8)
2
6
A400092801
WASHER (SECOND MAST)
1
7
A400200700
RUBBER (MAST)
1
8
A400110200
WASHER (MAST) 1
1
9
A400200500
WASHER (M8)
1
10
0013108030
BOLT (M8x30)
1
11
A400112700
LEAF VALVE
1
12
0023104008
SCREW (M4x8)
1
13
0043104000
WASHER (M4)
1
14
0023105008
SCREW (M5x8)
1
15
0043105000
WASHER (M5)
1
16A400199700 PLUG
1
REMARKS
GB3LED LIGHTING SYSTEM • OPERATION AND PARTS MANUAL — REV. #0 (03/18/14) — PAGE 35
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SALE — PARTS
PAYMENT TERMS
5.
Parts must be in new and resalable
condition, in the original Multiquip
package (if any), and with Multiquip part
numbers clearly marked.
6.
The following items are not returnable:
Multiquip reserves the right to quote and
sell direct to Government agencies, and to
Original Equipment Manufacturer accounts
who use our products as integral parts of their
own products.
a.
SPECIAL EXPEDITING SERVICE
Terms of payment for parts are net 30 days.
FREIGHT POLICY
All parts orders will be shipped collect or
prepaid with the charges added to the invoice.
All shipments are F.O.B. point of origin.
Multiquip’s responsibility ceases when a
signed manifest has been obtained from the
carrier, and any claim for shortage or damage
must be settled between the consignee and
the carrier.
b.
MINIMUM ORDER
The minimum charge for orders from Multiquip
is $15.00 net. Customers will be asked for
instructions regarding handling of orders not
meeting this requirement.
RETURNED GOODS POLICY
Return shipments will be accepted and
credit will be allowed, subject to the following
provisions:
1.
A Returned Material Authorization
must be approved by Multiquip prior to
shipment.
2.
Obsolete parts. (If an item is in the
price book and shows as being
replaced by another item, it is
obsolete.)
Any parts with a limited shelf life
(such as gaskets, seals, “O” rings,
and other rubber parts) that were
purchased more than six months
prior to the return date.
c.
Any line item with an extended
dealer net price of less than
$5.00.
d.
Special order items.
e.
Electrical components.
f.
Paint, chemicals, and lubricants.
g.
Decals and paper products.
h.
Items purchased in kits.
7.
The sender will be notified of any material
received that is not acceptable.
To obtain a Return Material Authorization,
a list must be provided to Multiquip
Parts Sales that defines item numbers,
quantities, and descriptions of the items
to be returned.
8.
Such material will be held for five
working days from notification, pending
instructions. If a reply is not received
within five days, the material will be
returned to the sender at his expense.
a.
The parts numbers and descriptions
must match the current parts price
list.
9.
b.
The list must be typed or computer
generated.
Credit on returned parts will be issued
at dealer net price at time of the original
purchase, less a 15% restocking
charge.
c.
The list must state the reason(s)
for the return.
d.
The list must reference the sales
order(s) or invoice (s) under
which the items were originally
purchased.
e.
The list must include the name
and phone number of the person
requesting the RMA.
3.
A copy of the Return Material Authorization
must accompany the return shipment.
4.
Freight is at the sender’s expense. All
parts must be returned freight prepaid to
Multiquip’s designated receiving point.
10. In cases where an item is accepted, for
which the original purchase document
can not be determined, the price will be
based on the list price that was effective
twelve months prior to the RMA date.
A $35.00 surcharge will be added to the
invoice for special handling including bus
shipments, insured parcel post or in cases
where Multiquip must personally deliver the
parts to the carrier.
LIMITATIONS OF SELLER’S LIABILITY
Multiquip shall not be liable hereunder for
damages in excess of the purchase price of
the item with respect to which damages are
claimed, and in no event shall Multiquip be
liable for loss of profit or good will or for any
other special, consequential or incidental
damages.
LIMITATION OF WARRANTIES
No warranties, express or implied, are
made in connection with the sale of parts or
trade accessories nor as to any engine not
manufactured by Multiquip. Such warranties
made in connection with the sale of new,
complete units are made exclusively by a
statement of warranty packaged with such
units, and Multiquip neither assumes nor
authorizes any person to assume for it
any other obligation or liability whatever in
connection with the sale of its products. Apart
from such written statement of warranty,
there are no warranties, express, implied or
statutory, which extend beyond the description
of the products on the face hereof.
Effective: February 22, 2006
11. Credit issued will be applied to future
purchases only.
PRICING AND REBATES
Prices are subject to change without prior
notice. Price changes are effective on a
specific date and all orders received on or
after that date will be billed at the revised price.
Rebates for price declines and added charges
for price increases will not be made for stock
on hand at the time of any price change.
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NOTES
GB3LED LIGHTING SYSTEM • OPERATION AND PARTS MANUAL — REV. #0 (03/18/14) — PAGE 37
OPERATION AND PARTS MANUAL
HERE’S HOW TO GET HELP
PLEASE HAVE THE MODEL AND SERIAL
NUMBER ON-HAND WHEN CALLING
UNITED STATES
Multiquip Corporate Office
18910 Wilmington Ave.
Carson, CA 90746
Contact: mq@multiquip.com
MQ Parts Department
Tel. (800) 421-1244
Fax (310) 537-3927
Service Department
800-421-1244
310-537-3700
800-427-1244
310-537-3700
Fax: 800-672-7877
Fax: 310-637-3284
Warranty Department
Fax: 310-537-4259
800-421-1244
310-537-3700
Fax: 310-943-2249
Technical Assistance
800-478-1244
Fax: 310-943-2238
CANADA
UNITED KINGDOM
Multiquip
Multiquip (UK) Limited Head Office
4110 Industriel Boul.
Laval, Quebec, Canada H7L 6V3
Contact: jmartin@multiquip.com
Tel: (450) 625-2244
Tel: (877) 963-4411
Fax: (450) 625-8664
Unit 2, Northpoint Industrial Estate,
Globe Lane,
Dukinfield, Cheshire SK16 4UJ
Contact: sales@multiquip.co.uk
Tel: 0161 339 2223
Fax: 0161 339 3226
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