Accession Number : AD0845745

Title :   Static Test of BDU-20/C Forward Lug.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE SPECIAL WEAPONS CENTER KIRTLAND AFB NM

Personal Author(s) : Gray, Grant W.

Report Date : DEC 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : The forward lug on the BDU-20/C was tested to ultimate failure by the Air Force Special Weapons Center at the request of the Naval Weapons Evaluation Facility. The purpose of the test was to determine the acceptability of the lug at design load and the force at failure. Test procedure, test results, and observations made during test are presented in this report. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TRAINING AMMUNITION, BOMB RACKS), (*SUSPENSION DEVICES, LOADS(FORCES)), DYNAMICS, STATICS, SIMULATION, DEFORMATION, FAILURE(MECHANICS), CAPTIVE TESTS, CRACKS, YIELD POINT, BENDING.

Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints
      Aerial Bombs
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE