2-47. MAINTENANCE OF TOW WINCH CABLE WIRE ROPE ASSEMBLY (CONT).
handling winch cable. Never allow
cable to run through hands. Do not
operate winch crane with less than
four turns of wire rope on drums.
Failure to observe these warnings
could result in personnel injuries.
4 Pay out tow winch cable wire rope
assembly (3) until about 12.00 in. (30.48
cm) of cable remains on tow winch drum
(4). Refer to TM 9-2350-238-10.
5 Release tension on tow winch cable wire
rope assembly (3) and remove tow winch
cable wire rope assembly from tow winch
Make sure ail personnel stand clear of boom and block before traversing cab.
1 Turn cab until boom is at rear of vehicle.