2-68. ANCHOR "A" FRAME.
a. The anchor "A" frame is powered by the centralized hydraulic system. Prior to operation the preliminary
adjustments in paragraph 2-65 must be performed.
b. The anchor "A" frame is one of many components required for payout and inhaul of the anchor. Refer to
paragraph 2-47 for operator instructions.
2-69. STERN GATE LOWERING.
The stern gate is a hydraulically operated hinged gate which can be lowered to form a causeway between vessels for
moving cargo. To lower the stern gate proceed as follows:
Prior to operation the preliminary procedures in
paragraph 2-65 must be performed.
Do not attempt to lower the stern gate before
energizing the central hydraulic system.
Check hydraulic system, make sure it is not in
operation and no other work is being performed
anywhere on the system.
a. Engine Access Room.
Press the START switch (1) on the centralized hydraulic
Power on lamp (2) is lit.