Accession Number : ADA317783

Title :   PA116 Containers on a Polyethylene Pallet Produced by Alket Industries, 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 : ADA317783

Report Date : JUN 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 60

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-1660 tests on PA116 containers unitized on a high-density polyethylene pallet produced by Alket Industries, Kalona, IA. This report contains test results with the polyethylene pallet meeting MIL-STD-1660, Design Criteria for Ammunition Unit Loads, requirements.

Descriptors :   *CONTAINERS, *PALLETS, *POLYETHYLENE, TEST AND EVALUATION, DEFENSE SYSTEMS, HIGH DENSITY, AMMUNITION, ARMY.

Subject Categories : Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
      Polymer Chemistry
      Containers and Packaging
      Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE