EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION AND DATA - CONTINUED
LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS (SCRAPER) - CONTINUED
Two hydraulic cylinders provide for 90-degree right or left turns with
articulated frame steering system.
Illuminate cutting edge and loading area of scraper bowl.
Reduces spillage when elevator is lifting earth into bowl during self-
Two-speed, chain-operated elevating mechanism is engaged for all
loading/discharging operations. Flights on elevator carry soil from
cutting edge up and into bowl. Breaking action of elevator flights
during loading results in less chunky material and easier spreading at
fill and compaction. Elevator reverses direction to aid ejection. Can
be reduced in height for transport