Accession Number : ADD000942
Title : Drive-Off Aid for Wheeled Vehicles and Method.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Shopalovich,Predrag
Report Date : 26 Jun 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 6
Abstract : This invention relates to a drive-off aid for a wheeled vehicle which is adapted for being loaded onto an airdrop platform and supported by stacks of crushable materials. More particularly, the invention relates to a device for application to one or more, but preferably two, tractive wheels of such a vehicle to provide means for enabling the vehicle to be driven off of the platform under its own power despite the hindrance of the stacks of crushable materials.
Descriptors : *Pallets, *Vehicles, *Tracks, *Patents, Air drop operations, Vehicle wheels, Traction
Subject Categories : Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE