Figure 2-2. Crane-shovel basic unit, and accessories loaded and block for shipment, rear view.
(2) Unpacking the equipment. When crane-
device (fig. 2-4), and attach a tag line to prevent crane-
shovel from twisting or turning.
shovel unit is to be set up for immediate operation
remove anit-rotation bars (para 2-5); protective paneling
Warning: Keep all personnel not engaged in
from cab windows and openings; barrier materials;
unloading procedure well back from working area to
avoid possible injury .
or engine components, and unpack crates or boxes
(c) Lift crane-shovel unit (on signal),
containing components of front end attachment to be
swing it away from carrier, and lower to level ground.
(d) Remove lifting slings from eyes of
Caution: Always use a nail puller to open
crane-shovel unit and hook of lifting device.
boxes, or crates, and avoid damage to contents.
(4) Unloading by drive off method.
(3) Unloading by lifting.
(a) Position flatcar on a siding with an end
(a) Position lifting device capable of lifting
ramp, preferably earthen, or where a suitable ramp (fig.
102,000 pounds along side carrier.
(b) Assure that all hold-down bolts and tie-
(b) Block all flatcar wheels to prevent car
down cables have been removed; position suitable
moving away from ramp.
slings in lifting eyes of crane-shovel; over hook of lifting