RAIL TRANSPORT - CONTINUED
INTRODUCTION - CONTINUED
To remove front handrails, remove three bolts (1),
washers (2), and front handrail (3). Repeat for other
side. (Reverse procedure to install front handrails.)
Before transporting machine, check with proper
authorities to obtain any necessary permits or licenses.
Ensure cooling system of machine has proper anti-
freeze protection if being transported to a colder cli-
Safest rail transport is with fuel tank as close to empty
as possible. Rail transport with fuel tank more than
WARN I N G
Stand clear of frame articulation area when machine is operating. There is no clearance for personnel
in this area when machine turns. Crushing could occur, resulting in injury or death to personnel.
Throughout procedure, be aware of potential hazards from frame articulation area. Stand clear of frame articulation area
when machine is operating.
WARN I N G
BE ALERT for personnel in the area while operating machine. Always check to ensure area is clear of
personnel and obstructions before moving. Failure to follow this warning may result in injury or death to
personnel or damage to equipment.
Ground guide assistance is MANDATORY when driving machine on or off flatcar.
LOADING MACHINE ON FLATCAR
Chock wheels of flatcar.
WAR N I N G
Backup alarm does not work with ROPS/FOPS removed. Failure to follow this warning may result in
injury or death to personnel.
Remove tarp and plugs.
Turn engine start switch to ON position and leave it there for 30 seconds.