Accession Number : AD0811032

Title :   MILITARY POTENTIAL TEST OF SLEDS, AMPHIBIOUS, MARGINAL TERRAIN (SAMT).

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 9-21 Nov 66,

Corporate Author : DEVELOPMENT AND PROOF SERVICES ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Daneker, G. W.

Report Date : APR 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : A military potential test of two concepts of sleds, amphibious, marginal terrain was conducted at Aberdeen Proving Ground from 9 through 21 November 1966. Overall performance characteristics of both vehicles were considered.

Descriptors :   (*SLEDS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)), AMPHIBIOUS VEHICLES, TRACKED VEHICLES, MILITARY PERSONNEL, CARGO VEHICLES, TERRAIN, ARMORED VEHICLES, POWER TRANSMISSION BELTS, SPECIFICATIONS, MOBILITY, TEST METHODS, FLOTATION, FLOATING BODIES, MANEUVERABILITY, SWIMMING, VELOCITY, SWAMPS, SAND, MUD, GRASSES, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS.

Subject Categories : Surface Effect Vehicles & Amphibious Vehicles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE