RAIL TRANSPORT - CONTINUED
SECURE MACHINE ON FLATCAR
Hitch and steering movement can reduce clearances suddenly and cause personnel injury. Always stop
engine BEFORE working in area of hitch link.
Install all steering cylinder locking collars:
Disassemble each of four locking collar assemblies, two short (6 5/8 in.) and two long (10 3/4 in.): remove two
bolts and washers and open each short locking collar and remove hose wrapping. Remove three bolts and washers
and open each long locking collar and remove hose wrapping.
To prevent damage to cylinder rod, ensure rod surface is free of dirt or other debris before locking collars are
Position hose wrappings and one short and one long locking collar around rod end of each steering cylinder.
Install three washers and bolts to each long locking collar. Install two washers and bolts to each short locking col-
lar. Tighten bolts evenly and securely.
SHORT LOCKING COLLAR
Tie machine down on flatcar in accordance with shipping data plate on machine. Provide blocking and shoring of
machine and all wheels.