Table 2-1. Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services for Plate Compactor - Continued
Not Fully Mission
Check rubber mounts at guide bar and
base plate for deterioration. Report
Rubber mounts are sheared, or
separating from support disks.
damaged rubber mounts to unit
Section III. OPERATION UNDER USUAL CONDITIONS
2-4. TRANSPORT TO/FROM WORKSITE
For transport over long distances or over ex-
tremely rough terrain, haul the compactor in a
suitable truck or trailer.
Do not allow personnel to stand under a
hoisted compactor. injury or death may
occur should hoist or lifting sling fail
and the compactor fails.
A lifting point is provided at the top of the protec-
tion frame for the purpose of attaching a lifting de-
vice capable of lifting 400 pounds.
For short distances of travel at the worksite, a
transport dolly is incorporated into the compactor.
Operate the transport dolly as follows:
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