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LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MINOR COMPONENTS OF THE TYPE V AIRDROP PLATFORM
These minor components are installed on the platform to accommodate specific modes of airdrop. (Refer
to the details below and the illustration on the following page.)
The tandem link and suspension bracket are shown here to
illustrate standard location when installed. Refer to FM 4-20.102
(FM 10-500-2) for actual location of suspension bracket.
Clevis Assembly. The clevis assembly is a round rod that is curved to fit over side rail bushing. It
becomes a closed ring in shape when the spacer, bolt, washer and nut are installed across the open end
of the clevis.
Extraction Bracket Assembly. The extraction bracket assembly is used to attach the extraction system
to the platform. The extraction bracket assembly consists of the frame, lug, bushings, bolts and washers.
The assembly fits over and is bolted to the rear panel assembly.