OPERATOR/CREW PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES
B - BEFORE
D - DURING
A - AFTER
W - WEEKLY
M - MONTHLY
ITEM TO BE INSPECTED
EQUIPMENT IS NOT
PROCEDURE:CHECK FOR AND HAVE REPAIRED,
FILLED, OR ADJUSTED AS NEEDED
Check for bent chord angles, broken, bent or missing lattice
Bent chord angle. Bent,
(Boom cross bracing)
broken or missing lattice.
Do not touch sheave edges. Sharp edges may insure personnel.
Visually check the sheaves.
Visually check for sharp edges and wear on the sheaves. Cut,
Sharp edge on a sheave.
frayed, worn or damaged cable indicates possible sharp edges
on the sheaves.
Use leather gloves when handling wire rope.
WIRE ROPE, SOCKETS/WEDGES: Check for damaged wire rope. Broken strands,
rusted wire, cuts or bird caging.
Check for split sockets.
Any condition in the note
to the left exist.
In running ropes, there are six randomly distributed broken
wires in one rope lay, or three broken wires in one strand in one rope lay.
In pendant or standing ropes, there is more than one broken
wire in one rope lay.
A loss of 1/3 of the original diameter of outside wires by
abrasion, scrubbing or peening is found.
d. There is rope damage from rust, corrosion or heat damage.
There is kinking, crushing or evidence of bird caging.