Accession Number : ADA258677
Title : Performance Oriented Packaging (POP) Testing of Fiber Drum DOT-21C115 for WC 750 Propellant for 7.62mm Ammunition
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : ARMY ARMAMENT RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER PICATINNY ARSENAL NJ
Personal Author(s) : Silvestre, Edgardo B
Report Date : 30 Nov 1992
Pagination or Media Count : 17
Abstract : This report covers the POP testing of fiber drum DOT-2lCll5 used as shipping container for 7.62mm cartridges propellant WC 750. Method of packing is consistent with Olin Defense Systems Group (ODSG) drawing D-12.6-4-004 revision 5. The fiber drum contains solid propellant in a moisture-bag. Tests conducted using drums containing additional weights to ensure that tested weight is higher than heaviest pack to ensure safe shipment.
Descriptors : *PACKAGING , *SHIPPING CONTAINERS , *SOLID PROPELLANTS , FIBERS , PROPELLANTS , CARTRIDGES , SHIPPING , MOISTURE , CONTAINERS , AMMUNITION
Subject Categories : Containers and Packaging
Ammunition and Explosives
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE