Accession Number : AD0704097

Title :   RAILCAR IMPACT TEST AND EVALUATION OF DUNNAGING PROCEDURES FOR WEAPON CRADLES MK 18-0.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL WEAPONS HANDLING LAB COLTS NECK N J

Personal Author(s) : Antisell,F. L. ; Connolly,E. J.

Report Date : 15 FEB 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : Rail impact tests were conducted by the Naval Weapons Handling Laboratory, NAD Earle on January 27 and 29, 1970 to determine whether proposed dunnaging procedures will provide adequate blocking and bracing to retain a carload of Mk 18 Mod 0 Cradles containing two assembled (dummy) Mk 20 Mod 2 Cluster bombs in each cradle. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BOMBS, TRANSPORTATION), (*RAILROAD CARS, IMPACT TESTS), CONTAINERS, PACKAGING, SHOCK ABSORBERS, HANDLING, TEST METHODS

Subject Categories : Aerial Bombs

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE