2-37. M1084/M1086 MATERIAL HANDLING CRANE (MHC)
Keep boom clear of all electrical lines and other obstacles while
operating Material Handling Crane (MHC). Failure to comply may
result in serious injury or death to personnel.
Never telescope boom or lift load unless mast is fully raised. Failure to
comply may result in damage to equipment.
Retract cable as required so that hook assembly does not contact cargo bed
sides or outrigger while raising mast. Failure to comply may result in
damage to equipment.
BOOM lever and MAST lever are operated at the same time to maintain
boom at approximately a 45-degree angle.
(4) Position BOOM lever (7) and MAST lever (8) to UP until mast (9) is fully raised.
(5) Position HOIST lever (1) to UP to reel in cable (2) so that hook assembly (3) clears
cargo bed sides (10) and outrigger (11) as mast (9) is being raised.