INSTALLATION AND OPERATION INSTRUCTIONS
Section 1. SERVICE UPON RECEIPT OF EQUIPMENT
a. The shop set is shipped assembled, except for
a. Refer to figure G and remove all blocking and
the mirrors, windshield wipers, and blades which
tiedowns that secure the shop set to the carrier.
are packed in the tool box. These shall be unpacked
and installed on the equipment.
b. The tool compartments shall be unlocked and
the various boxed components removed from their
containers, and replaced in their compartments.
9. Inspecting and Servicing Equipment
(1) Prepare item for inspection and operation
as outlined on DA Form 2258, attached on
or near the operational controls.
Figure 6. Shop set blocking and tiedowns, removal and
(2) Make a complete inspection of the shop set
and its components, visually checking for
loss or damage which may have occurred
b. If a suitable unloading ramp is not available,
refer to figure 7 and construct an unloading ramp.
listing and location of components.
c. Position flatcar at end of ramp and securely
(3) Inspect the doors, tailgate, and other
block flatcar wheels.
body members for dents, breaks, cracks,
d. Tow or drive the shop set from the flatcar. If
and loose and missing parts.
the shop set is towed, use suitable snubbing device.
Cross supports, 2 x 2 x 4 in.
5 Wheel blocking
1 Ramp runners, 6 x 6 in.
2 Vertical supports, 6 x 6 in.
Typical unloading ramp.