Accession Number : ADA489252


Title :   Vehicle Characteristics


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : ABERDEEN TEST CENTER MD


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a489252.pdf


Report Date : 14 Feb 2008


Pagination or Media Count : 31


Abstract : The procedures in this TOP describe the vehicle characteristics to be obtained during testing of wheeled and tracked vehicles and their components. Physical characterization of test vehicles and their subsystems provides a profile that is vital to the evaluation transportability, performance, and mobility studies. The data are also critical to dynamic model development and evaluation.


Descriptors :   *TEST METHODS , *TRACKED VEHICLES , *MILITARY VEHICLES , *PHYSICAL PROPERTIES , MOMENT OF INERTIA , FIRE CONTROL SYSTEMS , WEIGHT , SIZES(DIMENSIONS) , TEST AND EVALUATION


Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
      Combat Vehicles


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE