4-10. STAIRWAY PIN AND LANYARD ASSEMBLY MAINTENANCE INSTRUCTIONS (TYPE II, CLASS B ONLY)
This task covers:
Pin and lanyard assembly
Stairway assembly removed from service. (Refer to para 2-4.)
Remove any remaining portion of pin and lanyard assembly.
Feed free end of wire rope (1) through the swaging sleeve (2) and on through the appropriate hole in stairway
Form a loop and feed the free end through the swaging sleeve. The correct loop size is attained by working with
the stripped end of the wire rope.
Hold the assembly in place and crimp sleeve with slip joint pliers.
Check the holding strength of the replaced assembly.
FOLLOW-ON MAINTENANCE: If required, place stairway assembly in
service. (Refer to para 2-5.)