PREPARATION FOR MOVEMENT AND STORAGE. - Continued
Loading Shelter. - Continued
Position truck under shelter and slowly lower it onto truck using towing eye rope to help guide it into
Remove lifting ring from lifting hook., Disassemble lifting ring and sling hooks. Remove sling center
hooks from the lifting eyes. Remove rope from rear towing eyes.
Securing Shelter. (See figure 2-16.)
Install tiedown ring assembly above the center support on the cargo bed siderail of the truck.
Use the hook at the farthest end from turnbuckle and hook each end of the sling assemblies to a
tiedown eye of the shelter.
Secure sling hooks to tiedown ring.
Lifting eye assemblies can be damaged if turnbuckles are over tightened.
Tighten turnbuckles hand tight, then turn each turnbuckle an additional one-half turn using a bar or rod
inserted in the turnbuckle slot.
Insert wooden blocks between shelter skids and side of truck bed.
Insert wooden blocks between shelter skids and cab wall.