RAIL TIEDOWN PROCEDURES ON A DODX RAIL CAR - CONTINUED
924G WHEEL LOADER WITH FORKS AND 2-1/2-YARD BUCKET - CONTINUED
Attach tiedown chain which is closest to loader tire to tiedown provision on top of loader bucket and repeat for other
side of rail car. Tighten chains, which will rotate bucket towards loader slightly. Place a 2-in. x 3-in. x 4-ft timber under
back edge of bucket, between bucket and fork tines (as shown).
Position tiedown chains in the inner rail in front of the bucket/fork carriage assemblage and secure the chains to the
bucket tiedown provisions. Shoe of tiedown provision should be positioned in rail to provide approximately a 45-degree
tiedown angle from horizontal.
FOL Bucket Front Tiedown. Note Wooden 2-in. x 3-in. x 4-ft Timber
Originally Placed Along Bucket Aperture.