(3) Prepare flaking boxes. Prepare flaking boxes for hose-laying as follows (figure 2-1):
Ensure that first box (1) to second box (2) and second box (2) to third box (3) retaining pins (4) are
securely in place.
C A U T I O N
Open end of hooks must face outward to prevent damage to flaking box.
(b) Attach lifting sling hooks (5) to lifting shackles (6) on the bottom box (3).
W A R N I NG
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
Do not load flaking boxes in excess of truck capacity. Do not lift more than three
flaking boxes at a time. Do not stack flaking boxes more than three high.
(c) Carefully lift flaking boxes and load on truck.
Figure 2-1. Prepare Flaking Boxes.
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