LOADING AND UNLOADING ABLE PAYLOADS (CONT)
Chains must be the same length and must be properly laid out or loaded payload
will contact gooseneck and damage to equipment may result.
With chains crossed, pear-shaped end link should be approximately in front of
inboard payload chock stowage bracket.
(a) Loop two 11-foot front tiedown chains (17) (either 3/4-inch or 1/2-inch link size) through two front tiedown
rings recessed in platform. Hook chains back to themselves such that each pear-shaped end link is
approximately in front of inboard payload chock stowage bracket and that chains are the same length.
Lay both chains (17) so that they are crossed near front of platform.
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