PREPARATION FOR STORAGE OR SHIPMENT CONTINUED
C AU T I O N
Turbocharger may spin when engine is off due to air flow past grader exhaust pipe.
Rotation of turbocharger without engine operation may result in damage to turbocharger.
7. Chock grader tires.
8. Secure grader with tiedowns.
Figure 1. Tiedown Locations.
9. Refer to FM 4-01.41 Army Rail Operations for additional instructions on processing, storage, and shipment of
10. Graders that have been removed from storage for shipment do not have to be reprocessed if they will reach
their destination within the administrative storage period. Reprocess only if inspection reveals any corrosion or
if anticipated in-transit weather conditions make it necessary.
11. When a grader is received that has already been processed for domestic shipment, as indicated on DD Form
1397, the grader does not have to be reprocessed for storage unless corrosion and deterioration are found
during the inspection upon receipt. List on SF Form 364 all discrepancies found because of poor preservation,
packaging, packing, marking, handling, loading, storage, or excessive preservation. Repairs that cannot be
handled by the receiving unit must be annotated on DA Form 5988E or DA Form 2404 and reported to Field