2-17. CALM OR FAST WATER BRIDGE BAY RETRIEVAL (continued).
After entry of Transporter into the water the parking brake may slip, allowing
Transporter to roll into deeper water and resulting in damage to equipment. Use
care when setting parking brake.
Set parking brake and place transmission in neutral.
Have boat crew engage all bay foldlock latches (23) and travel latches (24) in the engage position.
u. Have boat crew attach winch cable to bridge bay as follows:
Cable hook (25) should face rear with throat up.
Hook latch (26) should be closed.
During bridge bay retrieval, axis of cable hook must be vertical and in line with axis
of cable. Failure to maintain this axis may bend or break cable hook.
Have boat operator maintain bridge bay in alignment with Transporter for loading.