Accession Number : AD0759229

Title :   Machine Gun.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. on test operations procedure.

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

Report Date : 02 FEB 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : The report describes a method for evaluation of machine gun operational and performance characteristics. It identifies supporting tests, facilities, and equipment required. It provides procedures for preoperational inspection, physical characteristics, safety, personnel training, sights, mounts, accuracy, dispersion, tactical employment, man-portability, transportability, airdrop operations, durability, reliability, maintainability, and human factors evaluation. The report is applicable to ground-to-ground employment only. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MACHINE GUNS, TEST METHODS), FIRING TESTS(ORDNANCE), SAFETY, MAINTAINABILITY, ARMY TRAINING, GUN SIGHTS, GUN MOUNTS

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE