Accession Number : AD0835549

Title :   ENGINEERING TEST OF BOOT, COMBAT, MOUNTAIN AND SKI.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY GENERAL EQUIPMENT TEST ACTIVITY FORT LEE VA

Personal Author(s) : Mangum, Edwin W.

Report Date : JUN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : An Engineering Test of the Boot, Combat, Mountain and Ski, was conducted to evaluate the Model No. 1070 boot; to evaluate the sizing and fitting characteristics in consideration of the Technical Characteristics; and to provide technical assistance to the U. S. Army Arctic Test Center (USAATC) in the initial fitting and issue of the test item in that phase of the Service Test. It was concluded that the Model 1070 Mountain and Ski Boot is satisfactory as to the Technical Characteristics included in the QMR for the System of Lightweight Clothing and Equipment (LINCLOE) for which tests were conducted.

Descriptors :   (*PROTECTIVE CLOTHING, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS), (*SHOES, MOUNTAINS), SOCKS, MAINTENANCE, MOISTUREPROOFING, VISUAL INSPECTION, THERMAL INSULATION, LEATHER, COLD WEATHER TESTS, ARMY EQUIPMENT, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, HEAT TRANSFER, PROTECTION, FIRE RESISTANT MATERIALS, FIRE PROTECTIVE CLOTHING.

Subject Categories : Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
      Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE