Accession Number : ADA955190

Title :   Sawmill, Portable, Gasoline Engine Driven, Head-Block Type, 12-Foot Carriage, 44-Inch Diameter Saw, Mule Pack Transportation,

Corporate Author : ENGINEER BOARD FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s) : Beverly,Grant E.

Report Date : 15 MAY 1945

Pagination or Media Count : 54

Abstract : This report covers the development and testing of a lightweight, portable, circular sawmill, capable of being broken down into small sections for transport by mule pack, for the use of mountain troops operating in jungle areas inaccessible to other modes of transportation.

Descriptors :   *SAWS, *LUMBER, WOOD, PORTABLE EQUIPMENT, MILITARY EQUIPMENT

Subject Categories : Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies
      Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE