Table 2-6. Transporter Operator Controls and Indicators.
Control or Indicator
Two adjustable floodlamps are mounted on transporter. Each
lamp has a separate ON-OFF switch. When both switches are
in the ON position, both lamps can be activated by a master
switch on the hydraulic control console.
Is actuated by locking pin control lever and secures the bay to
Aft Tiedown Hooks
Two tiedown hooks are located at the rear of the transporter.
The tiedown hooks engage with bay tiedown pins and secures
bay to the transporter during transport. During controlled
launch, high bank launch, unloading bay to ground location, or
recovering a bay, the tiedown hooks serve as a stop/seat for
the front end of bay.
Used to stabilize transporter frame when performing either a
high bank launch or retrieval.