18-3. BOOM WEAR PADS INSPECTION/REPLACEMENT (CONT).
Do not apply excessive force on
jackstand with boom. Only allow
weight of boom to lift boom off
of bottom of wear pads. Failure
to comply may result in damage
Hook block may need to be
lowered to clear jackstand.
Lower boom until top of fly
section contacts inside top of
inner mid section.
Position end of boom (1) on jackstand.
Do not put fingers in between
boom sections when removing
wear pads. Use a screwdriver or
similar tool to remove wear pads.
Failure to comply may result in
injury to personnel.
Wear pads are removed by
sliding towards center of
Note location and position
of wear pads after removal.
There are three sets of wear
pads. They are removed the
same way. Inner-mid and
fly section are shown.
Remove two wear pads (8) from inner-mid
section (7) and fly section (9).