Accession Number : AD0648294

Title :   TEST AND EVALUATION OF FORK TRUCK AND GRATINGS FOR SHIPBOARD USE.

Corporate Author : NAVAL SUPPLY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT FACILITY BAYONNE N J

Report Date : 19 NOV 1955

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : Procedures are given for a test program designed to determine the non-slip characteristics of various types of decking when used in conjunction with a fork truck designed specifically for use within reefer compartments on AF type ships.

Descriptors :   (*FORKLIFT VEHICLES, SKIDDING), (*SHIP DECKS, SKIDDING), TEST METHODS, BRAKING, STABILITY, LOADS(FORCES)

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE