Section 1. GENERAL INFORMATION
This manual presents the information you need for safe, efficient
operation of the
preventive maintenance, and service.
Type of Manual. Operators Technical Manual includes operational
troubleshooting and maintenance procedures.
N O TE
Storage container on left side of operators compartment
behind seat holds the Operators Manual. This manual
remains with the vehicle at all times.
Model Number and Equipment Name.
MHE 236, (NSN 3930-01-054-3833) Rough
Terrain 10,000 Pound Capacity, Articulated Frame Steer, Pneumatic Tire, DED,
M10A Forklift Truck.
c. Purpose of
Handle, transport, and stock materials on various
types of terrain. The Forklift truck has a capacity of 10,000 pounds at 48-inch
load center and can lift the load to a maximum height of 121.6 inches.
The equipment described herein is non metric and
does not require metric common or special tools. Therefore, metric units are
not supplied. Tactical instructions for sake of clarity
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MAINTENANCE FORMS AND RECORDS.
Department of the Army forms and
procedures used for equipment maintenance will be those prescribed by DA PAM
738-750, The Army Maintenance Management System (TAMMS).
1-3. REPORTING EQUIPMENT IMPROVEMENT RECOMMENDATIONS (EIR).
If your M10A
Forklift needs improvement, let us know. Send an EIR. You, the user, are
the only one who can tell us what you dont like about your equipment.
us know why you dont like the design.
Put it on a SF 368 Quality Deficiency
EIRs should be mailed direct to:
Commander, U. S. Army Tank
Automotive Command, ATTN: AMSTA-QRT, Warren, MI 48397-5000.
A reply will be furnished directly to you.
This Operators Manual has a companion document with a TM
number followed by -HR (which stands for Hand Receipt). The TM 10-3930-643-12-
HR consists of preprinted hand receipts (DA Form 2062) that list end item
related equipment (i.e.
COEI, BII, and AAL) you must account for. As an aid to
property accountability, additional -HR manuals may be requisitioned from the
following source in accordance with procedures in Chapter 3, AR 310-2:
The US Army Adjutant General Publications Center
1655 Woodson Road
St. Louis, MO. 63114