RAMP BAY CONTROLS AND INDICATORS (Contd)
The operator must only handle the coupling device by the
cross tube handle during ramp bay lifting operations.
The operator and all personnel must also keep clear of
the coupling device guide rollers, lever, and hook. Failure
to comply may result in injury to personnel.
e. Simultaneously push down on cross tube handle of each coupling device
and lift ramp bay until level with interior bay roadway deck.
f. Pull bays together using guide ropes and coupling devices.
Keep hands clear of space between bays when closing
longitudinal upper couplings, and do not use fingers to
close couplings, or serious injury to personnel may result.
g. Close two longitudinal couplings on ramp bay and interior bay.
h. Using T-wrench, engage two lower lock pins.
i. Remove two guide ropes from ramp bay, and remove, fold, and stow two
coupling devices in ramp bay stowage compartments.