Accession Number:

AD0425420

Title:

ARCTIC FIELD TEST - ALL-WEATHER BRAKE FLUID,

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Corporate Author:

ARMY COATING AND CHEMICAL LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

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Report Date:

1963-11-12

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

The object o this test was to evaluate the low temperature field performance of an all-weather hydraulic brake fluid. This report covers the results of Arctic tests at Fort Wainwright, Alaska. New brake cylinders were packaged with the all-weather brake fluid and installed on 12-ton, 34-ton and 5-ton facility vehicles all-weather brake fluid was placed in the brake systems the vehicles were then placed in normal facility operation during the period of 12 Decem ber 1962 to 1 March 1963. Eleven of the 14 vehicles were parked outside during the test period. The all-weather brake fluid performed satisfactorily in all vehicles. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE