Accession Number : AD0907440

Title :   Comparison Test of Tank, Combat, Full-Tracked, 105-MM Gun, M60A1.

Descriptive Note : Final letter rept. 20 Jul-13 Nov 72,

Corporate Author : ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD MATERIEL TESTING DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s) : Kotras, Edward C.

Report Date : DEC 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : The purpose of this test was to determine the over-all quality of this vehicle. This vehicle was subjected to construction, automotive, turret, and gun fire-control performance tests, as well as to 2006 miles of endurance testing. Throughout the testing observations were made regarding vehicle performance and reliability.

Descriptors :   (*TANKS(COMBAT VEHICLES), PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)), TRACKED VEHICLES, TANK TURRETS, GUNS, MACHINE GUNS, NOISE, ROAD TESTS, VENTILATION, MANEUVERABILITY, LIQUID IMMERSION TESTS, FIRE CONTROL SYSTEMS, GUN TURRETS, ROADWHEELS, SUSPENSION DEVICES, OPERATION, QUALITY CONTROL.

Subject Categories : Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE