Launch Beam Lifter
Disconnect the launch beam lifter and the steadying ropes from the connected launch
Position the pinning operatives in the shelter of the launch frame during slinging
Operate the traverse and raise/lower controls on the crane and reposition the launch
beam lifter to attach the next launch beam.
Connect the launch beam lifter and steadying rope lines to the next launch beam.
18.104.22.168 On the chest pack, use the joystick to select the BEAM DRIVE function.
22.214.171.124 On the chest pack, move the joystick forward to advance the connected launch beams.
Equipment damage. Take care not to overshoot the maximum forward movement or damage
may occur. The travel stop provided is for emergency use only.
126.96.36.199 Release the joystick when the rear jaws of the last launch beam connected still protrude 5
to 6 in (127 to 152.4 mm) from the rear of the launch frame and the lever arm has
dropped into position. Make sure the launch beam slows and then stops in this position.
The launch beam is now correctly positioned to receive the next launch beam.
188.8.131.52 Repeat steps 184.108.40.206 through 220.127.116.11 until the required launch beams are connected
and the launch beam spans the gap.