ARMY TM 5-5420-212-10-1
MARINE CORPS TM 08676A-10/1-1
Lower rear end of bridge to allow landing roller to be placed under launching nose.
Position landing roller under launching nose with the edge of landing roller 9 in (23 cm) from F peg.
Carefully let nose down onto landing roller. Ensure that nose sits in rollers and that landing roller is
positioned squarely under nose. Person on far bank bears down (standing to one side) on tip of
nose section to hold nose down.
(19) Unlock rollers and slowly launch bridge until far bank end of bridge is 9 in (23 cm) from landing roller.
Stop launch, lock rollers. The near bank end of bridge should be 1.5 ft (0.5 m) or greater from roller
beam rollers, or if minimum bearing is being used, rollers will be under center hole of bankseat beam.
(20) Remove light nose front section.