Accession Number : AD0857789
Title : Component Development Test for Glove Shells, Leather, Contoured, Wing Thumb.
Descriptive Note : Final letter rept. 24 Feb-15 May 64.
Corporate Author : QUARTERMASTER RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING FIELD EVALUATION AGENCY FORT LEE VA
Report Date : 18 JUN 1964
Pagination or Media Count : 13
Abstract : This Component Development Test was conducted in two separate wear phases. The first phase of the test was concerned only with subjective evaluations of the comparative fit, comfort and dexterity characteristics of the standard and experimental leather glove shells when worn both with and without wool glove inserts on the Dexterity Section of the FEA Handwear Testing Course. The second phase of the test was concerned with an evaluation of the comparative durability of the standard and experimental leather glove shells when worn with wool glove inserts on the Durability Section of the FEA Handwear Testing Course.
Descriptors : *GLOVES, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, PSYCHOMOTOR TESTS, LEATHER, TEST EQUIPMENT, SMALL ARMS, WOOLEN TEXTILES, VISUAL INSPECTION, FAILURE(MECHANICS), LIFE EXPECTANCY(SERVICE LIFE).
Subject Categories : Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE