PREPARATION FOR TRANSPORT - CONTINUED
indicators, and components.
Load RTCH on M1000 Heavy Equipment Transport Trailer.
a. Have Organizational Maintenance remove tophandler (TM 10-3930-675-24).
b. Lower loading ramps on M1000 trailer and place in outside (full wide) position (TM 9-2330-381-14).
c. Start RTCH engine and back vehicle up to and in line with trailer ramps.
d. Slowly back RTCH up loading ramps and onto M1000 trailer. Stop RTCH when directed to do so by ground guide.
e. Place cab in transport position (WP 0007 00).
f. Place boom and boom support in transport position (WP 0007 00).
Always use a ground guide when backing RTCH up trailer ramps. Failure to use a ground guide may
result in an accident, causing death or injury to personnel or damage to equipment.
With the tophandler removed, make sure the boom rest, transport is properly installed and the boom
fully lowered. Failure to do so will result in damage to equipment due to the boom by drifting down
and contacting the RTCH.
g. Remove two bolts (1) and transport boom rest (2) from inside rear bumper.