LOADING AND UNLOADING ABLE PAYLOAD WITH MINE CLEARING BLADE ATTACHED (CONT)
(36) Front spotter must guide payload operator until payload has made firm contact with free payload chock (8)
on streetside of platform.
Failure to set the payload parking brake could allow the payload to roll causing
serious injury to personnel and damage to equipment.
(37) Payload operator apply payloa d parking brake.
(38) Chock streetside front of payload with second free payload chock (8) with two sheets (7) attached. Ensure
that sheets (7) are positioned flush against side of platform to prevent inward shifting of payload chocks (8).
(39) Adjust platform to normal running height as follows:
Release semitrailer parking brakes by pushing inward on knob of brake release valve (28).
Adjust platform height to normal running height of 43 inches (109 cm) per TM 9-2330-381-14.
Using bed height indicators, check each corner of platform for height of 43 inches (109 cm).
Apply semitrailer parking brakes by pulling outward on knob of brake release valve (28).