Equipment damage. Clouds of dust can scratch glass and plastic surfaces. Keep glass
and plastic surfaces covered as much as possible in dusty conditions to prevent
scratching and ensure that both the interface and launch vehicle cabinet doors are closed.
Equipment damage. Keep dust caps on all unused electrical and hydraulic connection
Equipment damage. Extreme care should be taken when building or retrieving the bridge
in poor visibility. Stand well clear of opening bridge modules in case of falling dirt that
may have built up in panel recesses.
Leave glass/plastic surfaces covered if not needed for operations. Take extra care
when cleaning glass/plastic to prevent scratching surfaces.
Keep a close watch on the air filter restriction indicator (Figure 12. 5. 1), gauges and
warning lights on the driver's instrument panel (Figure 12. 5. 2). Ensure dust does
not affect equipment.
Allow as much distance as possible between trucks and operate at low speeds.