Hand Hold (Roof).
This task covers:
General Mechanics Automotive Tool Kit
Sealer (Item 28, Appendix D)
Blind Rivets, Various
Inspect. (Figure 3-12)
(1) Inspect for damaged or non-functioning bail handle (5).
(2) Inspector missing blind rivets (1, 2, and 4).
Repair. Repair of the hand hold consists of replacement of the missing, damaged, or
defective parts, as necessary, according to the following procedure:
If only bail handle (5) is damaged, perform steps (2) and (3) below.
Remove three blind rivets (1) and seven blind rivets (2) securing hand hold (3) to
roof of shelter and remove hand hold. (Refer to paragraph 39.a. for rivet
Drill out five rivets (4) securing bail handle (5) to hand hold (3) and remove bail
Secure bail handle (5) to hand hold (3) with five rivets (4). (Refer to paragraph
3-9a. for rivet installation instructions.)
Place hand hold at proper position on shelter roof.
Attach hand hold (3) to shelter roof with three blind rivets (1) and seven blind
Apply a continuous bead of sealer around edge of bail handle and edge of hand