(2) Loading of hoseline outfit on forty foot semi-trailer.
(a) Attach three flaking boxes together with retaining pins.
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Open end of hooks must face outward to prevent damage to flaking box.
(b) Attach lift sling hooks to lifting shackles at bottom of flaking box.
Stand clear of load being lifted in case of failure to lift sling, lift device or flaking
Do not exceed capacity of lifting device. Ensure it has a minimum lifting capacity
of 6,000 Ibs. (2700 Kg).
Do not lift flaking boxes with a fork lift. Use only the special lift sling provided to
lift flaking boxes. Do not lift more than three flaking boxes at a time.
(c) Lift flaking boxes onto trailer and center on trailer bed.
(d) Load three stacks of three high and one stack of four high.
(e) Place a 2 x 4 board, 60 inches long, flat, face up on trailer bed against last stack.
(f) Nail board to trailer bed with 20 eight-penny nails staggered and equally spaced along board.
(g) Load chests and secure.
(h) Load roadguard crossing boxes and sling and secure.
4-15. Administrative Storage.
a. Placement of equipment in administrative storage should be for short periods of time when a shortage of mainte-
nance effort exists. Items should be in mission readiness within 24 hours or within the time factors as
determined by the directing authority. During the storage period appropriate maintenance records will be kept.
b. Before placing equipment in administrative storage, current maintenance services and Equipment Serviceable
Criteria (ESC) evaluations should be completed, shortcomings and deficiencies should be corrected, and all Modification
Work Orders (MWO's) should be applied.
c. Storage Site Selection. Inside storage is preferred for items selected for administrative storage. If inside storage
is not available, trucks, vans, conex containers and other containers maybe used.