TRAVELING AND EARTH MOVING OPERATIONS CONTINUED
Flat Bottom Ditching
1. If no "V" ditch exists, build a "V" ditch to desired depth of flat bottom ditch.
N OT E
The shoulder slope should be flatter than normal, ending at the finished shoulder line.
2. Tip blade forward.
Figure 67. Pitching Blade.
C AU T I O N
Make sure the blade is lowered to the ground before retracting the centershift lock pin.
Failure to follow this caution may result in damage to machine.
3. Move centershift lock pin to right-center position.
4. Have right front tire in bottom of "V" ditch.
Figure 68. Positioning Tire in Bottom of Ditch.