12-3. LOADER BUCKET ASSEMBLY MAINTENANCE (CONT)
d. Clam Bucket Cutting Edge (cont).
INSTALLATION (SHEET 2 OF 2)
Wear tinted protective goggles and insulated
acetylene torch and heated parts. Failure to
from flame of torch or serious injury due to
or burned, get medical aid immediately.
gloves when working with
do so could cause blindness
burns. If you are injured
(3) When welding top of cutting edge to clam:
Start at one end of clam and weld toward center until one welding rod
Start at center of clam and weld in both directions until one welding
rod is used.
Start at other end of clam and weld toward center until one welding
rod is used .
Continue to weld cutting edge
edge is completely welded.
( 4 ) I n s t a l l b u c k e t s h a n k a s s e m b l i e s
( 5 ) C o n n e c t a l t e r n a t o r w i r i n g ( p a ge
to clam using this method until cutting
5 - 1 3 ) .
Start engine and raise bucket just enough to remove supports.
(7) Lower bucket to ground and turn off engine.