Accession Number : ADA327181

Title :   Instrumentation Development Final Report: The Vehicular Movement Detector Meter (VMDM).

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Sep 87-May 88,

Corporate Author : YUMA PROVING GROUND AZ

Personal Author(s) : Buzzo, Bruce

PDF Url : ADA327181

Report Date : OCT 1989

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : The Vehicular Movement Detector Meter (VMDM) was developed to record the forward and reverse movement time of wheeled and tracked vehicles in the in an efficient and cost effective manner. There were no failures of the instrumentation during the field testing. Bench testing showed a full-on state at 0.7 mph and a maximum recording speed of over 350 mph.

Descriptors :   *TRACKED VEHICLES, *TIME INTERVAL COUNTERS, TEST AND EVALUATION, TIME INTERVALS, COST EFFECTIVENESS, FIELD TESTS, OPERATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS, RECORDING SYSTEMS, DOWNTIME, TIME STUDIES, BENCH TESTS.

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE