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Emergency Power Station

Japan: Emergency Power Station, GHQ FEC. The three diesel generators provide the emergency power for stations UAPBG and UAP whenever voltage drops or fluctuations render commercial power unuseable. Two of the three generators may be used at any time while the third is normally undergoing maintenance. The cage in the right foreground contains an automatic voltage regulating transformer for the Japanese source of power. c1945

Image # 0321

Image # 0321

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