5.Surge Bin Set Up Procedures
(See Figures 2-1, 2-8, 2-9, 2-10 and 2-11)
The Surge Bin should be staked prior to positioning it. Site along the right hand side of the Control Van and measure the
correct distance to the Surge Bin according to the Layout Figure 2-1. Stake the rear corner of the Surge Bin. This trailer
can be positioned. Keep the Surge Bin at a right angle to the Control Van.
The set up of the surge bin requires electrical power. See section 2-8, Electrical
Power Supply before continuing.
Electrical power cables and control cables are installed upon completion of the set up
of all components of the AMP. Only those cables specifically mentioned in the set up
procedures should be connected. Follow the cable installation procedure defined in
item 12 of this section.
Position the surge bin according to the site layout.
Disconnect the surge bin from the transport tractor.
Position the hydraulic power pack and connect the two hoses to lift jack valves.
Connect the power pack to the power cable and turn unit on.
Operating the valves raise and lower the trailer to level it.
Remove the power cord for the drive motor on the surge bin hydraulic pump (cord J111). Plug in
to receptacle P111 at the control van.
Start the hydraulic pump on the surge bin. The switch is located on the right side of the surge bin.
Remove the pins holding lower support base to the main chassis from each of the four main
Push the center control lever to extend and lower the two cylinders mounted on the rear support