Remove and stow the four transportation aides, two per side, from in between the
deck units of the remaining parallel module on the flatrack. The brackets are located
between the deck units through which the closing slings are accessed.
Parallel Module Transport Aid
Retrieve two end beam pins from loose items removed from LVT basket.
WHEN JOINING THE END BEAM AND RAMP MODULE, THE
PERSONNEL OPERATING THE END BEAM WRENCHES MUST ENSURE THAT BOTH OF
THEIR HANDS ARE KEPT CLEAR OF THE RAMP MODULE AND END BEAM INTERFACE.
FAILURE TO HEED THIS INSTRUCTION COULD LEAD TO SEVERE INJURY.
Attach the end beam wrenches to the end beam gutter, one at each end and remove
the tag line from end beam pinhole on the ramp module.
Figure 4.13 End Beam Wrench and Operation
Slight retraction of the crane jib may be required during end beam connection to stop the
end beam from being pulled off its guides.
Position personnel on the drivers side of the vehicle ensure that the ramp module is
lowered squarely, this is best being done by watching the angle of the single leg sling
and signaling the crane operator as necessary.