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


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a258677.pdf


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