Hoist cable cutter contains an explosive cartridge. Use extreme caution when
handling to prevent injury to personnel. Spark or static producing clothing is
prohibited. Anytime cable cutter harness is disconnected, install shorting device
or piece of aluminum foil between cartridge pins and install shipping cap to
prevent accidental firing.
1. Lubricate new packing (5) and install on new cable cutter (4).
2. Position cable cutter (4) perpendicular to aperture on barrel (6) and obtain an alignment reference between
bore hole on cable cutter (4) and threaded bore on barrel (6) and install cable cutter (4).
3. Install cable cutter (4) into barrel and align bore holes.
Ensure shear screw (5) head is flush with barrel (6) surface. Do not over tighten
shear screw (5).
4. Install new shear screw (7) and torque 5-7 in. lbs.