Accession Number : AD0854622

Title :   Engineering Test (Tropic Phase) of Blasting Machine, Lightweight, XM32.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 22 Mar 68-20 Mar 69,

Corporate Author : ARMY TROPIC TEST CENTER APO MIAMI 34004

Personal Author(s) : Cherup, Michael T. ; Pettiford, R. T.

Report Date : APR 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 44

Abstract : The objective of this test was to determine the physical and technical properties and performance capabilities of the test item within the applicable portions of the requirements of the SDR under humid tropic conditions. It was concluded that the Blasting Machine, Lightweight, XM32 met the applicable essential criteria of the Approved SDR.

Descriptors :   *TROPICAL TESTS), (*ELECTRIC DETONATORS, DETONATORS, FIRING TESTS(ORDNANCE), WEIGHT, COPPER, STEEL, ELECTRIC WIRE, HUMIDITY, STORAGE, SIMULATION.

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE