(7068880) CRADLE AND PINTLE ASSEMBLY
4 D68880 (7068880) CRADLE AND PINTLE ASSEMBLY (part of E10014)
essentially identical to D40733 (see previous), but had a shorter, stepped pintle
shaft for use with the D36961 pintle socket and carriage assembly as part of the
M35C skate mount or with various pedestal mounts for trucks. It only appears to
have been used with the D90078 ammo tray to form the E10014 cradle, pintle and
Exploded view of the D68880 assembly showing the different pintle shaft.
This also shows the additional locking lugs welded under the main body, thus allowing
the gun to be locked either in the vertical or horizontal position for travel.
Illustration showing the E10014 cradle, pintle and tray assembly mounted
on the M31C pedestal mount designed for use on the 1/4 ton 4 x 4 command and reconnaissance