4-73. CABLE GUIDE (USMC) (CONT)
Remove four locknuts (1) and bolts (2) which secure cable guide (3) to gooseneck. Discard locknuts.
Cable guide weighs in excess of 200 pounds (91 kg). The davit or some other
suitable lifting device must be used to remove the cable guide from the gooseneck
or injury to personnel may result.
Position davit (4) toward cable guide (3). Pass a lifting strap (5) through rollers of cable guide and attach lifting
strap to davit cable hook.
One person must operate davit winch to take up winch cable slack and pull guide (3) toward davit. Second person
must steady and pull on cable guide until positioned where guide can be lowered over front curbside of gooseneck.
One person must operate davit winch to lower cable guide to second person positioned on the ground near
gooseneck. Remove lifting strap and davit winch cable.
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