Tag line personnel must guide the load from the
When lifting loads, lift slowly and proceed with
Maintaining a steady tension may free
load without shock loading crane.
Look before swinging your crane. Even
though original set-up may have been
checked, situations do change.
Use caution when swinging loads.
Swinging rapidly can cause load to swing out and
increase load radius. Swing the load slowly. Keep
load lines vertical.
Never stand or work on or near the superstructure
while crane is moving or swinging.
suspended. Should it become necessary
to leave the crane, lower load to the
ground and stop engine before leaving
Stop hook block from swinging when unhooking a
The outriggers must be fully extended
and set before any other operation of the
crane is attempted, unless lifting on
rubber. Refer to ensuring crane is
stable, page 2-37.
SETTING THE OUTRIGGERS
Position outrigger floats 6.5 feet (2 m) directly out
from each outrigger as follows:
approximately 90 pounds. Use two
people to remove each float. Use
caution when lifting.
Support weight of outrigger float (1).
Remove outrigger floats (1) from studs.