ARMY TM 5-5420-212-23
MARINE CORPS TM 08676A-23/2
FIGURE 1-8 Double Story Bridge in Place
LONG RAMP. Used at both ends of bridge allowing vehicles easy access. Long ramps are used on all double
story and link reinforced bridges and are hooked onto the bankseat beam.
FIGURE 1-9 Launching Bridges over 108ft (32.9m)
CAPSILL ROLLER BEAM ASSEMBLY. Used with the forward and rear roller beam to allow the bridge to be
boomed (moved) during assembly or disassembly. The capsill roller beam has rocking rollers and is placed on
adjustable supports and baseplates which are connected by a frame cross girder. The beam can be raised or
lowered using jacks and is used on all bridges over 12 bays long.
FIGURE 1-10 Launching Bridges from 144ft (43.9m) to 162ft (49.4m)
LAUNCHING NOSE LINK. Connects the second story launching nose to the first story launching nose and the
launching nose roller.