PRINCIPLES OF OPERATION. (cont)
BLADE SYSTEM. (cont)
Blade Sideshift Cylinder (Figure 1-69). Attached to blade mounting bracket and to blade assembly. Control
lever is located in control lever group mounting at side of steering console. Provides sideways movement of blade.
Hydraulic oil for sideshift cylinder operation is routed through the hydraulic swivel. Refer to paragraph 1-29.
Blade Circle Drive Motor (Figure 1-70). Mounted on drawbar assembly so that hydraulically driven gear on
motor drives the circle gear. The circle gear rotates the blade horizontally. The motor is controlled by a lever in the cab.