Accession Number : ADA292132

Title :   155MM Metal Field Artillery Projectile Pallet (FAPP) First Article Testing (FAT).

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY DEFENSE AMMUNITION CENTER AND SCHOOL SAVANNA IL

Personal Author(s) : Meyer, William R.

PDF Url : ADA292132

Report Date : SEP 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 72

Abstract : The U.S. Army Defense Ammunition Center and School (USADACS), Validation Engineering Division (SMCAC-DEV), was tasked by the U.S. Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center (ARDEC) to conduct MIL-STD-1660 and rail impact tests on the 155mm Field Artillery Projectile Pallet (FAPP). This report contains test results with the 155mm FAPP meeting MIL-STD-1660, Design Criteria for Ammunition Unit Loads, and rail impact testing requirements.

Descriptors :   *IMPACT TESTS, *DROP TESTS, *ARTILLERY AMMUNITION, TEST AND EVALUATION, ANTIARMOR AMMUNITION, MILITARY STANDARDS, PROJECTILES, AMMUNITION, DESIGN CRITERIA, ARMOR PIERCING AMMUNITION, FRAGMENTATION AMMUNITION, HIGH EXPLOSIVE AMMUNITION, ANTITANK AMMUNITION.

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Information Science
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE