4-71. SNATCH BLOCK (CONT)
Snatch block weighs in excess of 150 pounds (68 kg). Always use two persons
when lifting snatch block or injury to personnel may result.
Unscrew clamp handle (1) to unstow snatch block (2) from platform.
Remove hitch pin (3), nut (4), bolt (5), and snatch block (2) from platform weldment mounting block (6).
Remove two locknuts nuts (7) and U-bolt (9) from platform.
Remove two nuts (8) from U-bolt (9) and remove U-bolt (9) from eyebolt (10).
The threads on the end of the eyebolt have been deformed during installation to
prevent clamp handle from unscrewing from eyebolt unless excessive torque is
Unscrew clamp handle (1) from eyebolt (10). Apply torque as required to unscrew handle of end threads which
were deformed to retain clamp handle.
Remove lockwasher (11) and clamp tab (12) from eyebolt (10).