OPERATION - Continued
· In case of emergency while the remote control unit is in use, push the emergency stop
switch to shut down operation of the LHS.
· During all vehicle operations, the operator will drive and be responsible for the operation
of the LHS cab control box. The assistant acts as a ground guide and will be responsible
for directing the operator using hand signals, operating the remote control box and winch,
and assisting the operator as needed.
Check transfer site for 22 ft. (6.7 m) overhead clearance, ground firmness, and level within one percent slope
in all directions.
Align rear of vehicle with the BAP. Stop approximately 5 ft. (1.5 m) from the BAP. Refer to TM 9-2320-425-10
or TM 9-2320-435-10.
Dashboard parking brake indicator will illuminate when PARKING BRAKE control is applied.
Pull out PARKING BRAKE control (Figure 1, Item 1), or apply service brake pedal (Figure 1, Item 2).
Figure 1. Brake and Transmission Controls.
Set transmission range selector (Figure 1, Item 3) to N (neutral).
If the BAP is loaded, ensure load is properly secured.
Ensure winch frame is secured to the BAP. Ensure two winch frame locking levers (Figure 2, Item 4) are in the
UP position. If locking levers (Figure 2, Item 4) are not up: