Accession Number : ADA316947
Title : New Manufactures of Wooden Pallets Utilizing Mechanical Nailers MIL-STD-1660 Tests.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : ARMY DEFENSE AMMUNITION CENTER AND SCHOOL SAVANNA IL
Personal Author(s) : Haas, Bradley J.
PDF Url : ADA316947
Report Date : FEB 1996
Pagination or Media Count : 35
Abstract : The U.S. Army Defense Ammunition Center and School (USADACS), Validation Engineering Division (SIOAC-DEV), was tasked by the U.S. Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center (ARDEC) to conduct MIL-STD-l66O tests, Design Criteria for Ammunition Unit Loads, 01142- by 53-inch pallets using commercially available nails installed with mechanical nailers. Pallets were supplied by Madison County Wood Products, Inc. and Stewart's Forest Products, Inc. This report contains test results of pallets provided by each manufacturer meeting MrL-STD-1660 requirements.
Descriptors : *MANUFACTURING, *PALLETS, *WOOD, TEST AND EVALUATION, DEFENSE SYSTEMS, AMMUNITION, ARMY, FORESTS, NAILS(FASTENERS).
Subject Categories : Ceramics, Refractories and Glass
Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys
Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE