Table 5.13 Launcher Components PMCS - Slide Frame
Equipment is not
a. Examine the hydraulic cylinders (A) for leaks.
ready/available for use,
b. Examine the hydraulic hoses (B) for damage and
if damage or defects
check the security of the clipping.
are found while
c. Check all cylinder and pivot locking plate fasteners for
carrying out steps a. to
d. Check all cross beam fasteners (C) for tightness.
e. Check upper slide frame mounts for tightness and
washer stack damage.
f. Examine the shoot bolt (D) operation and the condition
of the pin. Check brackets for damage and corrosion.
g. Examine the twist locks (E) for security.
h. Check the tilt roller shoot bolt (F) for wear and
operation in stowed and deployed position.
i. Check the tilt roller pivot for free movement and wear.
j. Check the tilt roller support (G) for free movement.
k. Check the tilt roller cylinders and hoses for leaks and
damage to hoses.
l. Check the tilt roller assembly slide pads for wear. If the
gap between the inner slide and the outer post welded
back plate is more than 1/20 inch (1.25 mm) replace all
m. Examine the wear pads and stop plugs (J), on the
slide frame sections 2 and 3.
n. Check the lifting and lashing points for damage and
o. Check the operation and setting of the limit switch (H).
p. Check all components for damage to protective paint