SERVICE HOIST CABLE CUTTER
Insert a long driftpin (11) in chamber (4). Tap
driftpin to drive out punch (11.1) and cartridge
Cutter can be damaged if pieces of
cut cable remain in cutter body.
Clean chamber (4). Use powder solvent (E464)
and bristle brush (E84) (13). Make sure all pieces
of cut cable are removed. Close guard (2).
Clean cutter (14) with soft cloth (E128). Check for
cracks and distortion. Replace damaged cutter.
A loaded cutter is a hazard. Insert
cartridges only if cutter is to be used.
Do not insert if cutter will be stowed.
Insert punch (11.1) and new cartridge (12) in
chamber (4). Align flats in cartridge and cutter.
The cartridge first number, installation
date, and required date of removal
shall be recorded on DA Form
2408-18 for maintenance planning.