This task covers: Repair
Suitable lifting device
Components removed from
Death or serious injury could occur if unauthorized or unnecessary personnel
are in the hoisting area. Permit only personnel actually engaged in the hoisting
op-eration to be near the unit and hoisting equipment. All instructions for the
hoisting operations must come from one authorized person.
Injury to personnel or damage to equipment could occur from improper
hoisting. Hoist the load slowly to avoid tearing out lifting eyes. Do not jerk the
load or swing it from side-to-side when hoisting. This places additional stress
on hoisting components which can cause failure and loss of load. Be sure
hoisting equipment is on solid footing and is suitable for the size of the load.
Watch boom angle and overhead clearance when hoisting.
Use a correctly rated hoist, and attach slings of adequate capacity to each of f
our lifting eyes, which are incorporated
in skid structure.
Lift skid assembly into place on frame straightening equipment.
Straighten bends in skid assembly in accordance with TB 9-2300-247-40.
Perform any required welding, dent and gouge removal, and repainting operations in accordance with paragraph 3-
Remove skid assembly from frame straightening equipment.
Reassemble components on skid in accordance with paragraph 3-40.