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Design and Development of Protective Canopies for Underground Low Coal Electric Face Equipment, Including Shuttle Cars - 6 Volume Set. Volume 4 - Installation and Maintenance Manual: Shuttle Car.
NTIS: PB/240-544 :87 pages
This manual, the third of five, provides instructions for installing, operating, and maintaining a protective canopy on the Joy Manufacturing Company shuttle car. The basic configuration consists of an understructure that supports a hydraulic adjusting system that in turn, supports, raises, and lowers the canopy. Other protective features include rock guards, a spring-return, swing-down bumper for side protection, two adjustable operator seats that raise and lower with the canopy, and a canopy control that can be operated from the seat facing forward.
CP; Final Contract Report;
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Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division