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