Accession Number : AD0850903

Title :   A Hand Tool Selection Procedure for Navy Construction Battalions.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CA

Personal Author(s) : Whitherspoon, B. C.

Report Date : FEB 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 76

Abstract : A methodology is developed whereby the most cost-effective hand tools commercially available can be identified, evaluated, and incorporated in the authorized hand tool allowance. Several tools are evaluated via the methodology illustrated. Essential future program efforts necessary for the optimization of tool allowance are identified. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SMALL TOOLS, HANDBOOKS), COST EFFECTIVENESS, MAINTENANCE, FAILURE(MECHANICS), PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT, CUTTING TOOLS, DRILLS, HAMMERS, SAWS, WRENCHES, NAVAL EQUIPMENT.

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE