1-9. Location and Description of Major Components.
a. Transporter. There are several different models of the transporter in operation, however the location and descrip-
tion of major components are similar to figure 1-5.
Operators control stand (1). Platform from which operator controls loading and unloading.
Boom (2). When used in conjunction with hydraulic winch, provides loading and unloading capability.
Rollers (3). Helps center bays on the transporter, and provides a rolling surface for the bays to ride on during loading and
Aft tiedown hooks (4). Serve as tiedown locks for the aft end of bay during transport, and are stop/seat for front end of bay
during loading and unloading of bays.
Hydraulic winch (5). Used in conjunction with boom for loading and unloading bays.
Walkways (6). Provides area for walking on transporter as needed when performing maintenance.
Cable Tensioner (7). (Model RBT only) Pays out and plays in winch cable under controlled tension.
Figure 1-5. Location and Description of Major Components, Transporter.