OPERATE AUXILIARY WINCH -- CONTINUED
Minimum engine speed for winching operations is 1,000 rpm. Engine speed for normal
operating conditions is 1,800 rpm. Engine speed should be increased to a maximum of 2000
rpm for hot weather or continuous operation. Failure to comply may result in damage to
Maintain tension on cable during PAYOUT and INHAUL. This will allow level winding and
prevent damage to equipment.
Auxiliary winch will not be used for hoisting
3. Move AUX WINCH operating lever (1) to INHAUL to inhaul cable.
The auxiliary winch operating lever has a detent in the INHAUL position for hands--off
The auxiliary winch may creep in the pay--out direction when lever is in neutral position.
This is a normal characteristic of the auxiliary winch.
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