ZERO GRAVITY TOILET
PASSENGERS ARE ADVISED TO
READ INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USE
- The toilet is of the standard zero-gravity type. Depending on
requirements, System A and/or System B can be used, details of
which are clearly marked in the toilet compartment. When
operating System A, depress lever and a plastic dalkron
eliminator will be dispensed through the slot immediately
underneath. When you have fastened the adhesive lip, attach
connection marked by the large "X" outlet hose. Twist the silver
coloured ring one inch below the connection point until you feel
- The toilet is now ready for use. The Sonovac cleanser is
activated by the small switch on the lip. When securing, twist
the ring back to its initial-condition, so that the two orange
line meet. Disconnect. Place the dalkron eliminator in the vacuum
receptacle to the rear. Activate by pressing the blue button.
- The controls for System B are located on the opposite wall. The
red release switch places the uroliminator into position; it can
be adjusted manually up or down by pressing the blue manual
release button. The opening is self adjusting. To secure after
use, press the green button which simultaneously activates the
evaporator and returns the uroliminator to its storage position.
- You may leave the lavatory if the green exit light is on over the
door. If the red light is illuminated, one of the lavatory
facilities is not properly secured. Press the "Stewardess" call
button on the right of the door. She will secure all facilities
from her controll panel outside. When gren exit light goes on you
may open the door and leave. Please close the door behind you.
- To use the Sonoshower, first undress and place all your clothes
in the clothes rack. Put on the velcro slippers located in the
cabinet immediately below. Enter the shower. On the control panel
to your upper right upon entering you will see a "Shower seal"
button. Press to activate. A green light will then be illuminated
immediately below. On the intensity knob select the desired
setting. Now depress the Sonovac activation lever. Bathe
- The Sonovac will automatically go off after three minutes unless
you activate the "Manual off" over-ride switch by flipping it up.
When you are ready to leave, press the blue "Shower seal" release
button. The door will open and you may leave. Please remove the
velcro slippers and place them in their container.
- If the red light above this panel is on, the toilet is in use.
When the green light is illuminated you may enter. However, you
must carefully follow all instructions when using the facilities
duting coasting (Zero G) flight. Inside there are three
facilities: (1) the Sonowasher, (2) the Sonoshower, (3) the
toilet. All three are designed to be used under weightless
conditions. Please observe the sequence of operations for each
- Two modes for Sonowashing your face and hands are available, the
"moist-towel" mode and the "Sonovac" ultrasonic cleaner mode. You
may select either mode by moving the appropriate lever to the
If you choose the "moist-towel" mode, depress the indicated
yellow button and withdraw item. When you have finished, discard
the towel in the vacuum dispenser, holding the indicated lever in
the "active" position until the green light goes on...showing
that the rollers have passed the towel completely into the
dispenser. If you desire an additional towel, press the yellow
button and repeat the cycle.
- If you prefer the "Sonovac" ultrasonic cleaning mode, press the
indicated blue button. When the twin panels open, pull forward by
rings A & B. For cleaning the hands, use in this position. Set
the timer to positions 10, 20, 30 or 40...indicative of the
number of seconds required. The knob to the left, just below the
blue light, has three settings, low, medium or high. For normal
use, the medium setting is suggested.
- After these settings have been made, you can activate the device
by switching to the "ON" position the clearly marked red switch.
If during the washing operation, you wish to change the settings,
place the "manual off" over-ride switch in the "OFF" position.
you may now make the change and repeat the cycle.