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ROPS/FOPS weighs 447 lb (203 kg).
Install ROPS/FOPS on cab corner posts:
Attach a suitable overhead lifting device to three lift points on top of ROPS/FOPS. Take up slack in slings.
Tighten all mounting nuts using a crisscross tightening pattern. This will ensure even tightening and correct
installation alignment on all four cab corner posts.
Lift ROPS/FOPS into position at four corner posts. While positioning ROPS/ROPS, loosely install all 16 bolts, 32
washers, and 16 nuts. Final tighten nuts in a crisscross tightening pattern to 317 lb-ft (430 Nm).
Remove lifting device from ROPS/FOPS.
CAB CORNER POST
Use assistance and handle windshield with caution to ensure it does not become damaged. Failure to do so
may damage windshield or cause personnel injury from cut glass if windshield breaks.