Accession Number : ADA259095


Title :   Performance Oriented Packaging Testing of Wirebound Box for Small Caliber Ammunition Packed in M19A1 Metal Container for Packing Group II Solid Hazardous Materials


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/a259095.pdf


Report Date : 30 Nov 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 9


Abstract : This report covers the POP testing of wirebound box, part number 5581378 used as shipping container for small caliber ammunition. The exterior wirebound box contains four M19Al metal inner containers (Dwg 7553315) containing various 7.62mm ammunition. Tests were conducted using containers containing additional weights to ensure that tested weight is higher than heaviest pack to ensure safe shipment.... Performance oriented packaging, Ammunition packaging, M19Al Container, Wirebound box, Packaging.


Descriptors :   *SHIPPING CONTAINERS , *HAZARDOUS MATERIALS , TEST AND EVALUATION , METALS , BOXES , SHIPPING , AMMUNITION , PACKAGING , CONTAINERS


Subject Categories : Containers and Packaging


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE