ARMY TM 5-5420-212-10-1
MARINE CORPS TM 08676A-10/1-1
8-14 ADJUSTABLE SUPPORT (Shoot Bolt)
This task covers:
Small diameter bar (1/8 - 3/1S in)
8 inch pliers or visegrips
6 inch flat file
Lubricating oil (2, Appendix D)
Thread locking compound (20, Appendix D)
Shoot bolt in component.
Component upright on raised, flat surface.
Two types of shoot bolt handle are used. One type has a 3/16 in (4.8 mm) hole through the
unthreaded end of the handle; the other type has not.
If handle (1) has hole, insert small diameter bar (2) through hole.
If handle has no hole, grasp handle as close to threaded end as possible with pliers or visegrips. Use a
piece of cloth between jaws and shoot bolt handle to reduce burring on handle.