Accession Number : AD0746228

Title :   Earthmoving Equipment.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. on test operations procedure.

Corporate Author : ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Report Date : 22 MAY 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : The report describes a method for evaluation of earthmoving equipment performance and operational characteristics. It identifies supporting tests, facilities, and equipment required. It provides procedures for test planning, compatibility with related equipment, bulldozing earthmoving operations, scraper earthmoving operations, performance, salt fog, reliability, and endurance. The report applicable to auger, angledozer, bulldozer, ditching machine, grader, and scraper. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*EARTH HANDLING EQUIPMENT, TEST METHODS), BULLDOZERS, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), CONSTRUCTION, TIME STUDIES, RELIABILITY

Subject Categories : Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE