2-11. ASSEMBLY AND PREI'ARATION FOR USE - cont.
Install Breakaways Refer to figure 2-19.
Hoseline should be deployed from the top flaking box, down Tailgate.
should be left in place on lower flaking boxes until hose is ready to be
Loose two thumbscrews (1) on side of flaking box (2).
Lift up on tailgate (3), then pivot tailgate out away from flaking box (2.)
Pull about three feet of of hose (4) (leading end) from flaking box.
Position breakaway between tailgate (3) and folded hose (4) in flaking box (2).
Hang top of breakaway (5) on studs (6) in top of tailgate.
Position openings in bottom of breakaway (5) over studs (7) on flaking box (2).
Wires securing breakaways to flaking boxes must pull free during hose
laying operations Do not wrap wires more than one lime around studs.
Secure breakaway (5) to studs (6 and 7) with three wires (8) as shown. Wires must be able
to pull free during hose laying operation.
Repeat steps (11) through (17) for remaining flaking boxes.