Accession Number : ADA308406
Title : Environmental Testing of Canister Assemblies for 81-mm M853A1 Whitelight Illuminating Mortar Cartridge Packaged in M548 Metal Container.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : ARMY ARMAMENT RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER PICATINNY ARSENAL N J ARMAMENT ENGINEERING DIRECTORATE
Personal Author(s) : Lew, A. ; Lam, Y. H.
PDF Url : ADA308406
Report Date : APR 1996
Pagination or Media Count : 11
Abstract : This report details the engineering test and evaluation program to qualify a metal container packaging (drawing 12977137) that is needed for interplant shipment and storage of canister assemblies for the 81-mm M853A1 Whitelight Illuminating Mortar Cartridge. The test results verified that the package design met the Level B requirements of MIL-STD-1 904. The package is also used for shipment and storage of canister assemblies for M81 6 Infrared Illuminating Cartridge. Canister assembly Candle Illumination M853A1 Illuminating 81-mm mortar M548 container M81 6 Infrared Crane CAAA Pine Bluff PBA
Descriptors : *MORTAR AMMUNITION, *CONTAINERS, *CARTRIDGES, TEST AND EVALUATION, METALS, ILLUMINATION, ENGINEERING, PACKAGING, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS, STORAGE, CANISTERS.
Subject Categories : Containers and Packaging
Ammunition and Explosives
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE