FRAME AND MOUNTINGS
and compression roll housing assembly for damaged or broken parts.
Repair or report cracks, misalignment, and damaged welds before continuing operation
of the roller. Repair or replace frame components (pars. 156-162) if necessary.
Report any frame misalignment to the proper authority.
Compression and steering rolls. Inspect the rolls for damage. Report any defects in
the rolls or deficiencies in steering to the proper authority. Lubricate compression and
steering roll bearings according to LO 5-1185.
Transmission. Inspect the transmission case assembly for oil leaks, loose mountings,
leaking gaskets, and damage to the case assembly. Listen for unusual noises
originating in the transmission. Check for proper lubrication.
Report any deficiencies noted in the transmission case assembly to the proper
authority. If unusual noises are noted in the transmission, report this to the proper
authority; do not operate the roller unit until this condition has been corrected.
Lubricate according to LO 5-1185.
Master clutch. Inspect the master clutch mounting bolts. Check for unusual noise or
clutch slippage, for proper adjustment, and for proper lubrication.
Tighten or replace loose mounting bolts. Adjust the master clutch if necessary (par.
138b). Lubricate according to LO 5-1185. Report unusual noises or faulty operation
to the proper authority.
Forward and reverse clutch. Inspect forward and reverse clutch mounting lock nuts, set
screws, and mounting bolts for looseness or wear. Check the forward and reverse
clutch for proper adjustment. Inspect the cone assembly for wear. Check for proper
Tighten or replace loose or worn mounting bolts, lock nuts, and set screws. Lubricate
according to LO 5-1185. Report any deficiencies in the forward and reverse clutch
assembly to the proper authority. Adjust the forward and reverse clutch (par. 140b) if
Second countershaft and brake. Inspect the second countershaft for loose mountings.
Check the gear and pinion for wear or damage. Inspect the brake drum for scoring
and its lining for wear. Inspect for oil leaks. Check lubrication and brake adjustment.