Accession Number : AD0715033

Title :   Operation of Trucks in Tropical Climates and in Sand and Desert Terrain (Ekspluatatsiya Avtomobilei v Usloviyakh Zharkogo Klimata i Pustynno-Peschannoi Mestnosti,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Lazebnikov,M. G. ; Bakurevich,Yu L.

Report Date : 01 SEP 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 125

Abstract : The features of the operation and technical servicing of vehicles operating at high temperatures, in dusty conditions, and in rough terrain are discussed. Optional equipment used for increasing the reliability and service life of vehicles are examined. Recommendations are made concerning technical servicing, routine maintenance, and organization of movement of vehicles. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*VEHICLES, MANEUVERABILITY), (*DESERTS, VEHICLES), (*TROPICAL REGIONS, VEHICLES), TROPICAL REGIONS, TRAFFICABILITY, SAND, VEHICLE CHASSIS COMPONENTS, COOLING, VEHICLE ACCESSORIES, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), USSR

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE