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Qualification Test Code: QLF131
Skills Test Code: MNT131

Contracted Qualification Test

A = Acceptable      U = Unacceptable      C = Comments

Given an operational maintainer, the candidate will perform the following tasks:

A. Preventive Maintenance: The candidate correctly:

_____1. Checked fluid levels cold check.
_____2. Checked air cleaner system serviced if required.
_____3. Checked air pressure.
_____4. Inspected tires for cuts/tread wear/proper mounting.
_____5. Inspected all components of machine.
_____6. Lubricated machine.
_____7. Inspected hydraulic lines and connections.
_____8. Mounted machine.
_____9. Started engine verified fluid levels.
_____10. Operated controls to warm up hydraulics.
_____11. Checked lights.
_____12. Checked articulation unlocked.
_____13. Checked steering and brakes.
_____14. Checked all safety items.

Comments:____________________________________________________________

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B. Roading Machine: The candidate correctly:

_____1. Oriented machine to straight frame mode.
_____2. Raised all attachments.
_____3. Put centered front wheel lean of front wheels.
_____4. Tucked blade under machine.
_____5. Straightened articulation.
_____6. Checked brakes.
_____7. Checked lights..
_____8. Checked vehicle slow moving emblem in place and visible.
_____9. Checked working beacon light.
_____10. Used appropriate gear, speed, made safe turns, and remained in correct lane.
_____11. Wore seat belt.

Comments:____________________________________________________________

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C. Flat Blading: The candidate correctly:

_____1. Centered the turn table.
_____2. Oriented blade for a 30-60 degree angle with the machine.
_____3. Pitched the blade forward.
_____4. Leaned the front wheels toward the discharge side of blade.
_____5. Leaned the front wheels only enough to counter side draft.
_____6. Discharged material outside of tandems.
_____7. Picked up windrow on return trips without excessive jockeying for position.
_____8. Moved windrow across an area without toe spillage off the blade.
_____9. Wore seat belt.

Comments: ____________________________________________________________

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D. Vee Ditching: The candidate correctly:

_____1. Centered the turn table.
_____2. Positioned toe of blade just outside of right front wheel.
_____3. Pitched blade forward 20 degrees.
_____4. Leaned wheels to discharge side enough to counter side draft.
_____5. Used first gear.
_____6. Lowered toe and raised heel of blade for marking pass.
_____7. Made marking pass with toe of blade cutting a controlled level and depth of material.
_____8. Put wheels on toe side of blade in marked ditch line for a second pass.
_____9. Positioned toe of blade in marked ditch line and lowered the toe to cut deeper; and raised the heel to  maintain slope from ditch to road.
_____10. Made several deeper cuts under control.
_____11. Discharged material between tandems on each pass.
_____12. Made clean up passes moving material up onto roadway slope.
_____13. Cut back slope.
_____14. Pulled material up shoulder of ditch onto roadway.
_____15. Wore seat belt.

Comments:____________________________________________________________

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E. Cutting Back Slope: The candidate correctly:

_____1. Positioned the turn table to right of center.
_____2. Shifted the blade to the right of the machine.
_____3. Lowered the blade to the ground.
_____4. Placed lift cylinders in float. (If equipped)
_____5. Disengaged the saddle locking pin. (If equipped)
_____6. Retracted left lift cylinder shifted turn table to right extended right lift cylinder.
_____7. Aligned lock pin indicator engaged lock pin. (If equipped)
_____8. Lifted the blade 4 5 inches off ground.
_____9. Rotated the blade counterclockwise toe forward.
_____10.Retracted the right lift cylinder extended left lift cylinder rotated turn table adjusted turn table side shift and pitch side shifted blade to desired position.
_____11. Side shifted the turn table and blade toward the back slope of ditch.
_____12. Positioned the heel of the blade in center of right forward tire of tandems in ditch pitched the blade almost all the way forward.
_____13. Drove with wheels of right tandem in ditch.
_____14. Deposited material in bottom of vee ditch.
_____15. Made a clean out pass and deposited material up on roadway slope.
_____16. Made a clean up pass and deposited material further up roadway slope.
_____17. Wore seat belt.

Comments:____________________________________________________________

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