4-48. SHIPPING INSTRUCTIONS (cont)
WELD BASE OF JACK TO BED OF FLATCAR
WITH A 3/4-INCH FILLET WELD 2 INCHES LONG
ON EACH CORNER OF BASE.
Weld base of jacks to bed of flatcar with a 3/4-inch (19.1 mm) fillet weld 2 inches (50.8 mm) long on each
corner of base.
Tighten adjusting bolts of stabilizing jacks against jack pads on locomotive deck until equally tight after
locomotive is secured.
Attach 3/4-inch (19.1 mm) chains, provided with flatcar, to tiedowns on deck of locomotive. Use 3/4 x 4-
inch (19.1 X 101.6 mm) bolts, lockwashers, and nuts.