For clarity, operators platform is shown with rails
and gate removed. Never operate spreader unless
rails and gate are Installed.
Inserted into hopper to vary width of spread. Hopper must be
empty, clutch control lever must be set to NEUTRAL, and towing
vehicle and spreader must be stopped before inserting inserts.
Agitator clutch control lever
Used to engage or disengage agitator. Pull lever out to engage
agitator, push lever in to disengage agitator.
Section II. OPERATOR PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND
2-2. GENERAL PMCS INFORMATION.
Before You Operate. Always keep In mind the
WARNINGs and CAUTIONs. Perform your before (B)
PMCS prior to the equipment leaving its containment
area or performing its intended mission.
While You Operate. Always keep in mind the
WARNING s and CAUTIONs. Perform your during (D)
PMCS when the equipment is being used in its intended
After You Operate. Be sure to perform your after
(A) PMCS after the equipment has been taken out of its
mission mode or returned to its containment area.
Troubleshoot with proper equipment. Report any
deficiencies using the proper forms. See DA Pam 738-