ARMY TM 10-8340224-13
AIR FORCE TO 35E5-6-1
SECTION III. OPERATION UNDER USUAL CONDITIONS
2-4. ASSEMBLY AND PREPARATION FOR USE.
This section provides
detailed instructions for the erection and disassembly of the
2-5. FRAME ASSEMBLY. The frame assemblies are erected in three
stages: kneeling, partially-erect; erect.
These stages permit the
attachment of components without the aid of ladders. Both rigid
and sectionalized arch assemblies are in use in the field. After
initial assembly, the sectionalized arch assembly does not vary
in function from the rigid arch assembly.
Frame assembly hinges can pinch or
crush hands and fingers. Keep hands
and fingers away from frame
assembly ridges and eaves.
Do not twist or turn frame
components when handling. Damage
to equipment may result.
Clear and level ground before
or depressions can damage tent
Erect tent from top to bottom, end
section towards opposite end