Deploying the Crane
LOSS OF HEARING. PERSONNEL MUST WEAR HEARING PROTECTIVE DEVICES WHEN
OPERATING THE CRANE DURING LAUNCH AND RECOVERY OPERATIONS OR WHEN
WORKING WITHIN 10FT (3M) OF A LAUNCH VEHICLE AT HIGH ENGINE IDLE.
HYDRAULIC EQUIPMENT. OPERATION OF EQUIPMENT POWERED BY HYDRAULIC
PRESSURE IS HAZARDOUS. KEEP CLEAR OF MOVING PARTS.
HYDRAULIC PRESSURE. EXPOSURE TO HYDRAULIC FLUID UNDER PRESSURE IS
HAZARDOUS. IN THE EVENT OF A HOSE OR COMPONENT FAILURE, REMOVE ALL
FLUID CONTAMINATION FROM THE SKIN AND EYES WITH CLEAN WATER AND SEEK
Operate the control levers in a smooth and considered manner. The speed of the working
movements is determined by the degree to which the control lever is moved. Failure to
carry out his instruction could lead to equipment damage.
When operating the crane heed the symbols on the control levers.
There are separate independent controls on the left and right of the crane adjacent to the
stabilizer legs, for the control of the left and right stabilizer slide frames and support legs.
Crane Operating Safety Instructions
Make sure you are familiar with all the information necessary for the safe operation of
Read the operating instructions.
The relevant health and safety regulations for the country of operation must be
In addition, make sure you adhere to the relevant national regulations and road traffic
Only use the crane if it is in a serviceable condition.
Carry out a visual inspection. Make a note of damage or leaks.
Make sure the necessary maintenance is carried out in accordance with the
The crane is only to be used for its designated purpose.
The values given on the maximum load diagram must not be exceeded.