Accession Number : AD0871697

Title :   Initial Production Test of Crane, Truck-Mounted, 20 Ton, GED, 6x6, Model 320T.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 19 Mar 69-20 Feb 70,

Corporate Author : ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD MATERIEL TESTING DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s) : Sinigaglio, Bruno F.

Report Date : JUN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 148

Abstract : An initial production test was conducted at Aberdeen Proving Ground from 19 March 1969 to 20 February 1970 on a crane, truck-mounted, 20 ton, GED, Code A, model M320T, USA Registration No. 08A86569. The test objectives were to determine if the model M320T crane satisfied the requirements of paragraph 4.4 of Military Specification MIL-C-10466D, and to conduct a limited maintenance package evaluation. Testing consisted of an initial inspection, numerous performance tests, a maintenance package evaluation, four mission performance tests, and a final inspection.

Descriptors :   (*HOISTS, QUALITY CONTROL), BOOMS(EQUIPMENT), MAINTENANCE VEHICLES, EARTH HANDLING EQUIPMENT, TRANSMISSION GEARS, CLUTCHES, ROAD TESTS, MODEL TESTS, DIFFERENTIALS(MECHANICAL), VEHICLE BRAKES, INSTRUCTION MANUALS, VISIBILITY, FUEL CONSUMPTION, ACCEPTABILITY.

Subject Categories : Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE