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 it lock.
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 lines 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
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 to the right of the
door. She will secure all facilities from her control panel outside. When
green exit light goes on you may open the door and leave. Please close door
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
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 during 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 individual
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 "Activate"
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 an "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 and 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.