e. Troop Seat and Paulin Kit (M817) (Contd).
Paulin protects top and sides of dump body.
Crossbows support paulin (8).
Straps secure paulin (8) top to crossbows (9) when sides are rolled up.
Stave and corner assemblies support crossbows (9).
Lashing hooks secure side of paulin (8) to truck bed.
Safety strap at tailgate protects passengers from falling off vehicle.
f. A-Frame Kit.
A-frame kit can be used with front winch for loading or unloading
cargo trucks. A-frame load limit is 3,000 lbs (1,362 kg).
Apex spreader positions A-frame and supports sheave assembly (16).
Tube and leg assemblies are attached to lifting shackle brackets and apex
spreader (14) to form an A-frame for lifting.
Sheave assembly supports front winch cable in lifting position.
Cable assembly is attached to A-frame and inverted pintle hook to maintain
A-frame in position at a 60 degree angle.
Plate assembly protects cable assembly (17) and truck bed from wear and