BOOM CYLINDER MAY HIT BLADE OPERATING THE MACHINE When digging deeply with the blade positioned at the front, the boom cylinder or bucket may accidentally hit the blade, causing damage. Take care to prevent this from happening. SHACKLE BRACKET USAGE A shackle bracket is provided on the track frame to tow light weight objects as specified below. IMPORTANT: Be sure to conform to the restrictions and precautions stated below when towing a light weight object using the shackle bracket provided on the track frame. The track frame and/or the shackle bracket may be damaged otherwise. • The maximum drawbar pull is 17200 N (1750 kgf, 3870 lbf). • Be sure to use a shackle. • Keep the tow line horizontal, straight, and parallel to the tracks. • Select the slow travel mode. Slowly drive the machine when towing. 5-14 Shackle bracket for towing light weight objects Shackle M586-05-016 M586-05-017 Wire Rope M1M0-04-002
AVOID HITTING BLADE WITH BUCKET OPERATING THE MACHINE When rolling in the arm in a travel or transportation position, be careful not to hit the blade with the bucket. AVOID COLLIDING BLADE AGAINST ROCKS Do not attempt to allow the blade to collide with rocks. Premature damage to the blade and the blade cylinders may result. AVOID COLLIDING BOOM CYLINDER WITH TRACK When digging deeply with the front attachment positioned at an angle, as illustrated, the boom cylinder may accidentally collide with the track, causing damage. Take extra care to prevent this from happening. PRECAUTIONS FOR INSTALLING WIDE BUCKET OR SPECIAL TYPE BUCKET If the boom is fully offset to the left and raised with a bucket wider than 700 mm (2 ft 4 in) installed, the bucket will come in contact with the cab. Be sure to install a specially arranged bucket only after consulting your authorized dealer to prevent the cab collision with the bucket. 5-15 M586-05-017 M586-05-035 M586-05-018
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