LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS
Figure 3. Driver's Side Front of Dump Truck.
Table 1. Driver's Side Front of Dump Truck.
Protects cab during loading operations.
Beacon Warning Light
Rotating amber strobe light alerts other vehicles of presence of dump truck.
Bed constructed of steel used for hauling aggregate, hot mix asphalt, and
Wooden boards add height to sides of dump body to help prevent spillage
Double-acting tailgate, opened at top or bottom with chains to adjust opening.
Vehicle lifting cables pass through guides to maintain correct center of
balance and to protect dump body from damage.
Cargo Cover Controls
Consist of crank handle and control handle. Extend and retract cargo cover.
Provides exterior storage for shovel.
Provide adjustable attachment point for slings.
(M917A2 and M917A2
Provide lift and tie-down points for dump truck.