CONTROLS AND OPERATION
Figure 2-5. Outrigger Locks
Extend the outrigger by placing the desired
HORIZONTAL switch in the OUT position. Repeat the
procedure for the other outrigger.
Do not set the outriggers near holes,
or on rocky, or extremely soft ground.
This may cause the machine to tip,
resulting in injury to personnel.
5. Lower the outrigger, to raise the machine off the
ground, by placing the desired VERTICAL switch in the
DOWN position. Repeat the procedure for the other
6. Repeat Steps 4 and 5 for the outriggers on the
Figure 2-6. Outrigger Control Panels
opposite side of the carrier. After all four outriggers have
been extended and lowered, make the necessary
RETRACTING THE OUTRIGGERS.
To retract the
leveling adjustments by raising or lowering each
outriggers, proceed as follows:
outrigger as required until the machine is level. Check
the level of the machine using the levels on each side of
1. Place the MASTER switch in the ON position.
the carrier or in the upper cab.
7. If the machine is equipped with safety locks, engage
2. Disengage the safety locks, if the machine is so
the safety locks by placing the SAFETY LOCKS switch in
equipped, by placing the SAFETY LOCKS switch in the
the ON position. This step is not required if the machine
is not equipped with safety locks.
8. Return the MASTER switch to the OFF position.
If the weight of the machine is resting
on the safety locks it will be
The operation of the outriggers from
necessary to raise the machine
the upper cab is identical to the
slightly, by placing the.
procedure described above, except
VERTICAL switch in the DOWN
that all four outriggers are controlled
position, to disengage the safety
from one position in the upper cab.