2-45. SELF-RECOVERY WINCH (SRW) (CONT).
Always wear heavy gloves when handling cables. Never let
cable run through hands; frayed cables can cut. Never operate
winch with less than five wraps of cable on winch drum.
Serious injury or death could result if cable comes off drum
Avoid quick, jerking winch operation. Keep other personnel
well away from truck involved in winching operation. A
snapped cable or shifting load can cause serious injury or death.
Free spool lever may be put in DISENGAGE position to
pull cable by hand.
Pull cable (9) over top of winch (14) toward front of truck.
Push winch control lever (8) forward and pay out cable.