TEST OF TRAILER, CARGO: 1/4-TON, 2-WHEEL, XM416E1
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD
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Open-ended Terms M151 truck, M416E1 trailer. The XM416E1 trailer was tested to determine its compatibility with the M151 truck and its durability. The trailer was towed 6479 miles on various test courses by an M151 truck. Observations were made of the performance of the trailer, and of the ability of the M151 truck to tow the trailer. The trailer was proved to be compatible with the M151 truck. Deficiencies in general were minor in nature. Most difficulty was experienced with wear of suspension components. It is recommended that upon correction of the deficiencies listed, the trailer be considered acceptable for military use.
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