4-73. CABLE GUIDE (USMC) (CONT)
When installing roller shafts, be sure that key slots in shafts are alined for
installation of plate clamps.
Aline and install two rollers (12) on roller shafts (11) and, using hammer and dowel, install roller assemblies shafts
(11) into bracket weldment (5).
Key slots on roller shafts should face each other to allow installation of plate
Rotate roller shafts (11) if necessary and install plate clamp (10), bolt (9), and locknut (8) to bracket weldment (5).
Install roller (6) onto roller shaft (7) and, using hammer and dowel, install roller shaft (7) into bracket weldment (5).
The key slot on the roller shaft should face downward to allow installation of plate
Rotate roller shaft (7) if necessary and install plate clamp (4), bolt (3), and locknut (2) onto bracket weldment (5).
Install a lubrication fitting (1) into top of each roller shaft (11) and install a lubrication fitting (1) into each end of roller
Cable guide weighs in excess of 200 pounds (91 kg). The davit or some other
suitable lifting device must be used to lift the cable guide onto the gooseneck or
injury to personnel may result.
Using davit (4) and lifting strap (5) on front curbside of gooseneck, lift cable guide (3) to gooseneck. Remove davit
winch cable and two people must push-pull cable guide (3) to mounting position on gooseneck.
Position and aline cable guide with mounting holes on gooseneck and install four bolts (2) and locknuts (1).
Place davit assembly (4) back to stow position.