Accession Number:

AD0263687

Title:

CHECK TEST OF COVER, MAINTENANCE, FRAME SUPPORTED TRACKED AND WHEELED VEHICLES, T61-9

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ARMY ARMOR BOARD FORT KNOX KY

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Report Date:

1961-10-02

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

The test item i the Cover, Maintenance, Frme Supported, Tracked and Wheeled Vehicles, T61-9, designed to correct faults disclosed in test of the T59-8 maintenance cover and frame assembly. It consists of the following components cover carrying cover cotton duck cover frame cover frame assembly to support the cover and wood and metal pins for guying the cover in various types of soil. The frame assembly consists of 2 telescopic magnesium tubing A-frame and 1 telescopic magnesium tubing ridgepole. The frame was designed to permit adjustment in width and height from 5-12 to 10 feet. US Army Armor Board conclues that modifications to correct previously reported deficencies and shortcomings are satisfactory. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE