To raise hoist rope, pull the Boom LIFT/MAIN HOIST Control Lever (8) or
SWING/AUXiliary Hoist Control Lever (20) back (toward the operator) and
hold until hook or load is raised to desired height.
To stop hoist rope, return Boom LIFT/MAIN HOIST Control Lever (8) or
SWING/AUXiliary Hoist Control Lever (20) to its neutral position.
Crane Shutdown Procedures. The following procedure will extend the service life
of various crane components, reduce vandalism and accidents during crane shutdown periods or
anytime the crane is left unattended.
Never park the crane near holes, or on rocky or
extremely soft surfaces. This may cause the crane to
overturn, resulting in injury to personnel.
Remove load from hook block.
Fully retract the boom.
Lower boom to normal travel position.
Retract all outriggers.
Engage SWING LOCK and/or positive swing lock handle.
Park crane on a flat stable surface.
Apply parking brake and chock wheels.
Ensure all operating controls are in their neutral positions.
Allow the engine to idle from 3 to 5 minutes after a
full-load operation before shutting it down. This will
allow the engine to cool down gradually and
After cool down period, shut down engine by turning IGNITION Switch (50,
Close and latch sliding cab door windows. Close and lock cab door.
Close and secure all frame access covers.
Place BATTERY DISCONNECT switch in off position.