Section III. OPERATION OF EQUIPMENT
The instructions in this section are published for
responsible for operation of the jaw crusher.
The operator must know how to perform every
operation of which the jaw crusher is capable. This
section provides instructions on starting and stopping
the jaw crusher, operating of the jaw crusher, and on
coordinating the operations of the jaw crusher to
perform the specific tasks for which the equipment is
designed. Since nearly every job presents a different
problem, the operator may have to vary the given
procedure to fit the individual job.
Starting the Engine
Preparation for Starting.
Perform the Operator/Crew Preventive
Maintenance Checks and Services (para
Open the fuel shut-off valve (fig. 20).
Caution: The manual control fording
valve located inside the fuel tank cap
is closed before shipment is made
from contractor's plant or depot
storage. For proper ventilation of
fuel tank, valve must be opened
when jaw crusher is in operation.
Starting. Start the engine in the numerical
sequence as instructed on figure 30.
Cold Temperature Starting.
Follow the procedure as outlined in
subparagraph a above.
Warning: Starting fluid is highly
explosive and toxic. Handle starting
fluid spray cans with extreme caution
Caution: Do not use excessive
amounts of starting fluid when
starting the engine. Using too much
starting fluid will cause engine
subparagraph b above. When pressing
the starter button (step 7, fig. 30), spray
starting fluid into the air cleaner intake
Stopping the Engine
Stop the engine in the numerical sequence as
instructed on figure 31.
Close fuel shut-off valve (fig 20).