Accession Number : ADA304393

Title :   High Mobility Trailer (HMT) Transportability Testing.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY DEFENSE AMMUNITION CENTER AND SCHOOL SAVANNA IL

Personal Author(s) : Haas, Bradley J.

PDF Url : ADA304393

Report Date : NOV 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : The U.S. Army Defense Ammunition Center and School (USADACS), Validation Engineering Division (SIOAC-DEV), was tasked by U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM) to conduct evaluations on the M1102 High Mobility Trailer (HMT). This report contains the procedures, results, and recommendations from the tests conducted. A validated restraint method for the transport of ammunition loaded on the HMT via rail and on/off-highway was determined.

Descriptors :   *TEST AND EVALUATION, *MOBILITY, *TRANSPORTABLE, *RESTRAINT, *TRAILERS, HIGH RATE, VALIDATION, RAIL TRANSPORTATION, IMPACT TESTS, SAFETY, AMMUNITION, ROAD TESTS, STRAPPED DOWN SYSTEMS, OFFROAD TRAFFIC, HIGHWAYS, WEAPON DELIVERY, STATIC TESTS, MILITARY TRANSPORTATION, PULL TESTS, PACKING MATERIALS, TIEDOWN DEVICES, TOWING VEHICLES, TOWED VEHICLES.

Subject Categories : Containers and Packaging
      Surface Transportation and Equipment
      Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE