When stacked, portable ramp may shift and fall and
cause injury or death to personnel.
Use a suitable lifting device and place one stack on each end of the flatcar.
Use two strands of 3/4-inch (19.1 mm) chain for each stack and chain binder and safety-wire handles of
chain binders. Secure ramp to flatcar.
Place chains, chain binders, wheel chocks, and hardware in stowage boxes on flatcar.
Lay locomotive stabilizing jacks lengthwise on bed of flatcar and secure jacks.
Flatcar is ready for transport.
4-53. MARKING FOR SHIPMENT
A marking panel (1/4 inch [6.4 mm] plywood, 1/2 inch [12.7 mm] lumber, or 1/8 inch [3.2 mm] hardwood) shall be affixed
to the locomotives. The panel shall include the following information:
NOT PROCESSED FOR STORAGE
FROM (Indicate name and address of consignor)
TO (Indicate name and address of consignee)