18-20. BOOM WEAR PADS INSPECTION
This Task Covers:
Inspection of boom wear pads
Tools and Special Tools
Tool Kit, General Mechanic's: Automotive
(Item 18, Appendix F)
Lifting Device, 5 ton (4535.92 kg) capacity
Vehicle parked on level ground
Inspection of Boom Wear Pads.
All boom wear pads must be at least 3/8
in. (9.53 mm) thick. Any boom wear pads
less than 3/8 in. (9.53 mm) thick must be
replaced (notify to direct support
Inspect wear pads (1) at front of outer boom
(2) and intermediate boom (3).
Start engine (TM 10-3930-673-10).
Move boom sections in or out as required
to provide access.
Stop engine (TM 10-3930-673-10).
Measure thickness of wear pads (1).