The Tronair 09-4003-4010 is a portable handheld aircraft deicer with 2.5 gallon capacity. The purpose of the deicer is to remove frost, ice and snow from aircraft surfaces using approved deicing fluid.
2 1/2 gal (9.5 l) fluid capacity
Stainless steel tank
15 ft (4.6 m) #4 hose wih quick disconnect fittings
4 to 10.5 ft (1.2 to 3.2 m) telescoping wand assembly
Adjustable nozzle allows spray angle control
100 psi (6.9 bar) maximum air pressure
Certified pressure gauge indicates safe range
Tank handle acts as shut-off valve
9 lb (4 kg) empty weight
Operation and Usage
Follow operating instructions as labeled on unit: Please review manual for up to date operating procedures. This is only for reference.
1. Ensure the tank is depressurized by depressing the tank handle prior to opening tank.
2. Fill with desired amount of fluid through fill connection.
3. Pressurize tank with shop air (Maximum 100 PSI).
4. Connect hose assembly.
5. Remove safety pin.
6. Depress tank handle to dispense pressurized fluid.
You Ask. We Help. Your FAQs for the 09-4003-4010
Can you use Type IV fluid with this unit? You cannot use Type IV in this unit. It is rated for Type I only.
You cannot force the thicker Type IV out via air pressure.
*This list is for general reference only and may not be entirely acurate for all aircraft. Please confirm all equipment meets the requirements of your aircraft with the owners/maintenance manuals prior to purchasing or using with your aircraft.
by Brad Marshall, a Maintenance Facility in Saskatoon, SK Canada