AIRDROP BY C-130 AIRCRAFT - CONTINUED
RETURN MACHINE TO OPERATIONAL CONFIGURATION - CONTINUED
If operating machine without ROPS/FOPS, drive with extreme caution, at low idle, and in 1st gear or reverse
ONLY. Machine has no rollover/falling object protection without ROPS/FOPS. Failure to follow this warn-
ing may cause injury or death to personnel or damage to equipment.
NOTE: Machine is now drivable. However, until ROPS/FOPS is installed, it should be operated only with extreme cau-
tion, at low idle and in first gear or reverse ONLY. As required, move machine to a new location to complete reconfigu-
Remove straps and three elevator motor hydraulic hoses from stowage on elevator flight.
Return elevator to work configuration:
Scraper floor and floor rollers are in motion when ejector is in motion. Stand clear of scraper bowl to avoid
injury to personnel.
Start engine and raise elevator by moving ejector forward until elevator shafts are free of hangers.
Install elevator hangers:
Remove hangers from BII toolbox on rear deck of scraper.
GAA grease (Item 10, WP 0026 00) coated on elevator shafts will make hangers easier to install.
Position large end of each hanger on elevator shaft.
To assist in installing pins, work on both sides of scraper bowl at the same time.
Ejector can be moved slightly forward or rearward to allow installation of pins.