d. Loading/Unloading the Scissored Bridge to/from a Lowbed Semitrailer using a Second
Launched Bridge as a Ramp - CONT
(f) Maneuver the launcher with the bridge mounted onto the approach ramp of the launched
(g) Secure both ends of the ramps together using either cables with shackles or chains with
shackles, refer to paragraph 2-10a (2) (b). The chains and cables will keep the bridge scissored
while being launched. If ramp ends cannot be secured at this time, secure when bridge is
raised in vertical position.
Problems may be encountered trying to remove tie-rod nuts from tie-rods with damaged
threads. If so, tie rods must be tightly secured by chain or cable.
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