Accession Number : ADA263364
Title : MIL-STD-1660 Tests of Plastic Box Pallet
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : ARMY DEFENSE AMMUNITION CENTER AND SCHOOL SAVANNA IL
Personal Author(s) : Solberg, Jason
Report Date : Mar 1992
Pagination or Media Count : 20
Abstract : The U.S. Army Defense Ammunition Center and School (USADACS), Validation Engineering Division (SMCAC-DEV), was tasked by USADACS, Supply Engineering Division (SMCAC-DES), to test the 2,500-pound-capacity plastic box pallet. This report contains the procedures, results, and recommendations from the MIL-STD)-1660 tests conducted. As tested, the plastic box pallet failed MIL- STD-1660, Design Criteria for Ammunition Unit Loads.
Descriptors : *ACCEPTANCE TESTS , *FAILURE , *STANDARDS , *DESIGN CRITERIA , *PALLETS , *AMMUNITION CONTAINERS , *PLASTICS , TEST AND EVALUATION , SHIPPING CONTAINERS , TENSILE STRENGTH , STRENGTH(GENERAL) , ARMY , QUALIFICATIONS , TEST METHODS , RAIL TRANSPORTATION , PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)
Subject Categories : Containers and Packaging
Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE