Accession Number : ADA327054

Title :   81MM Mortar Plastic Pallet MIL-STD-l660 Tests.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY DEFENSE AMMUNITION CENTER AND SCHOOL SAVANNA IL VALIDATION ENGINEERING DIV

Personal Author(s) : Ajalla, Ejike J.

PDF Url : ADA327054

Report Date : DEC 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : The U.S. Army Defense Ammunition Center (DAC), 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 an 81mm mortar in plastic container on a plastic pallet. This report contains test results with the pallets provided passing MIL-STD-1660, Design Criteria for Ammunition Unit Loads, requirements. This pallet does not meet size requirements for field use; i.e., not double-wing design.

Descriptors :   *AMMUNITION CONTAINERS, *PALLETS, TEST AND EVALUATION, DEFENSE SYSTEMS, ARMY EQUIPMENT, AMMUNITION, PLASTICS, MORTARS.

Subject Categories : Containers and Packaging
      Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE