REMOVAL - Continued
Place suitable bracing material to support boom hoist cylinder. Hold anti-two block BY-PASS switch down and
lower boom hoist cylinder onto suitable bracing material. Shut engine OFF (TM 5-3810-305-10).
Weight of boom is approximately 3,100 lb (1,406 kg). Use adequate lifting equipment to lift
and support boom. DO NOT lift over personnel or let personnel walk underneath suspended
load. Failure to follow this warning may cause injury or death to personnel.
Use webbing or wire mesh slings to prevent damage of boom. If chain or cables are used,
boom must be protected. Failure to follow this caution may result in damage to equipment.
Attach lifting device to boom, making sure slings are placed for equal weight distribution. Take up slack.
Boom Assembly Removal.