Slide Frame Deployment
Select position 3 on the rotary switch in the cab. Make sure the PTO disengages and
the engine rpm reduces to idle. Ensure case lock is engaged (all wheel drive).
EMERGENCY STOP OVERRIDE
Selected in Neutral
Park Brake on
Selected in Neutral.PB on
4 Position Rotary Switch in Cab
Do not engage the launch vehicle transmission and drive it forwards or backwards, in
excess of 2 mph (3.2 kph), the A-frame could be damaged.
Ensure that transfer case lock is engaged.
Select a forward gear and slowly (not exceeding 2 mph (3.2kph)) drive the launch
vehicle forward to fully extend the slide frame, ensuring that the holes in section 1 and
2 of the slide frame are fully exposed.
When in position select neutral on the transmission and ensure that the parking brake
is properly applied.
Retrieve the chest pack from its stowage location. Connect the chest pack (see
Chapter 3 Section
II paragraph 3.4.2), connecting its umbilical cable
to either the left
hand or right hand connection points on the A-frame legs.
The chest pack operator puts on the chest pack harness and adjusts it for correct fit
Select position 4 on the rotary switch in the vehicle cab.
Insert chocks at the front wheel on both sides.
Press the EMERGENCY STOP RESET button. Ensure that none of the lights on the
E. Stop status panel, at the top left of the main panel are illuminated, or, if illuminated
that they go out. If any of the emergency status light do not extinguish check the E.
Stop status panel for their location and release any that are engaged.