OPERATION UNDER USUAL CONDITIONS - CONTINUED
OPERATE PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHER
Discharging large quantities of dry chemical fire extinguisher in cab may result in temporary breath-
ing difficulty during and immediately after the discharge event. If at all possible, discharge fire extin-
guisher from outside the cab. Ventilate cab thoroughly prior to re-entry.
This is a monoammonium phosphate (MAP) type B or C fire extinguisher. Use on oil and electrical
Remove fire extinguisher from bracket located to the right-rear of the operator's seat.
Hold fire extinguisher upright. Point nozzle toward base of fire and pull safety pin.
Squeeze lever, discharging chemical at base of fire. Use a side-to-side motion to spread the chemical.
After using fire extinguisher, notify Organizational Maintenance.
FORKLIFT KIT INSTALLATION
a. The forklift kit attaches to the tophandler twistlocks and hydraulic system. The forklift is attached with the kit in a
b. The procedure requires two personnel: one person in the cab operating the joystick controls and one person installing/
removing retaining pins, connecting the hydraulic quick-disconnect hoses, and ground guiding the operator.
c. The controls for spreading the tophandler 20 to 40 ft (6.10 to 12.19 m) become the fork spreading controls.
Installing Forklift Kit.
a. Position tophandler directly over and level with forklift kit.
b. Lower tophandler onto forklift kit and secure with twistlocks.