Accession Number : AD0848689

Title :   Initial Production Test of Crane-Shovel, Crawler Mounted: DED, 12-1/2 Ton, Model BE-22BM.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 4 Apr-22 Nov 68,

Corporate Author : ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD MATERIEL TESTING DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s) : Stuller, J. G.

Report Date : JAN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 93

Abstract : The initial production test of the subject crane-shovel was performed at Aberdeen Proving Ground from 4 April to 22 November 1968 according to the specified portions of the applicable military specifications. It was concluded that the basic machine, crane boom, and shovel front satisfy most of the specified requirements.

Descriptors :   (*HOISTS, TRACKED VEHICLES), (*EARTH HANDLING EQUIPMENT, HOISTS), SPECIFICATIONS, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), ROAD TESTS, FUEL CONSUMPTION, TEST EQUIPMENT, RADIOFREQUENCY INTERFERENCE, STANDARDS, ATTACHMENT, TEST VEHICLES, VISUAL INSPECTION, DEFECTS(MATERIALS), LUBRICATION, MANEUVERABILITY, LOADS(FORCES).

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE