EXTENSION SCREED LEVEL ALIGNMENT.
Start paving machine engine and fully retract
extension screeds per TM 5-3895-373-10.
crushing hazard. Stay clear of screed
during screed operations. Failure to
do so may result in death or serious
Cribbing is used under the screed
only as a safety precaution. Do not
lower the screed onto the cribbing.
procedure to allow for placement of
Shut down paving machine and remove key
from ignition per TM 5-3895-373-10. Position
cribbing under screed.
Place straightedge (10) across trailing edge of
both extension screeds at A-A. The maximum
height difference allowed between the left and
right extension screeds is 0.060 in. (1,5 mm).
If measurement is less than 0.060 in. (1,5 mm)
across A-A, go to step g.
If measurement is greater than 0.060 in. (1,5
mm), separate inboard from outboard extension
screed height adjustment knobs per TM 5-3895-
373-10 on both left and right extension screeds.
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