Section III. PRINCIPLES OF OPERATION
1-17. MECHANICAL SYSTEM.
Provides a means to tow and steer the trailer. Provides a way to adjust the trailer
Allows front axle to turn on axis to provide steering.
Main frame provides a mounting place for rest of the systems.
Three spring mounted axles provide a cushioned ride for loads.
Spring operated parking brakes provide safe parking without air pressure.
During operation, service brakes provide braking power.
Safety chains on the drawbar attach to the tow vehicle as a safety back up.
Load locks provide a means to lock flatrack to trailer for transport.
Provides a means to tow and steer the trailer during Combat Bridge Transport