BAIL LIFTING ASSEMBLY REPAIR/REPLACE.
This task covers:
Tool kit, general mechanics (Item 1, Appendix B)
Suitable hoist and sling
Special Environmental Conditions
Dry cleaning solvent (Item 25, Appendix C)
Well ventilated area required for cleaning.
Crocus abrasive cloth (Item 1, Appendix C)
Death or serious injury could occur if unauthorized or unnecessary personnel are
in the hoisting area. Permit only personnel actually engaged in the hoisting
operation to be near the unit and hoisting equipment. All instructions for the
hoisting operations must come from one authorized person.
Be sure hoisting equipment is suitable for the size of the load. Total weight of
lifting bail assembly is approximately 245 lbs.
Secure a suitable lifting device to triple ring (1).
If lifting bail is in stowed position prepare to remove. If lifting bail is connected to skid
assembly, remove slack.
Raise lifting bail assembly (2) to a height convenient for cleaning, inspection, repair, or replacement of component
Inspect triple ring (1) for overall condition.
Inspect shackles (3) for overall condition.
Ensure that nuts (4) are not loose or corroded.