c. Assembly of the MLC 70 Bridge - CONT
(9) Installation of Near Shore Second Forward Transverse Brace.
The transverse brace is installed with
the slots in the bottom of the brace.
(a) Using four bolts (1) install
second forward transverse
brace (2) to male and female
bridge sections (3) and (4).
(b) Tighten bolts (1)
(10) Installation of Far Shore Diaphragm.
(a) Align the two bridge sections so an
equal separation distance is on each side.
(b) Using three bolts (1), attach one end of
diaphragm (2) (pintle hole facing toward
ramp end) to clip angle of bridge section
(3). Thread three nuts (4) on bolts (1). )
Position nuts (4) midway between holes
on bolts (1). Install three retainers (5)
(one each) in each bolt (1).
(c) Position the clip angle of second
bridge section (6) to align with
(d) Using three bolts (I), attach
other end of diaphragm (2) to
clip angle of second ramp section
(6). Thread three nuts (4) on
bolts (1). Position nuts half way
between hole on bolt. Place
three retainers (5) in holes
located on threaded end to three
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