Accession Number : ADA319105

Title :   PA116 Containers on a Hardwood Pallet with Metal Adapter First Article Testing (FAT).

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY DEFENSE AMMUNITION CENTER AND SCHOOL SAVANNA IL

Personal Author(s) : Haas, Bradley J.

PDF Url : ADA319105

Report Date : JAN 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 26

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 First Article Testing (FAT) on a metal top adapter for the PAl 16 container produced by Conco, Inc., Louisville, KY. First article testing consists of MIL-STD-166O, Design Criteria for Ammunition Unit Loads, testing being performed on a palletized unit load of PAl 16 containers on a hardwood pallet. This report contains test results of PAl 16 containers on a hardwood pallet with metal top adapter meeting MIL-STD-1660 requirements.

Descriptors :   *PALLETS, TEST AND EVALUATION, DEFENSE SYSTEMS, AMMUNITION, ARMY, HARDWOODS.

Subject Categories : Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE