Accession Number:

AD0445047

Title:

30 FOOT LIGHTWEIGHT TELESCOPIC MAST, AB-653(XE1)/G, PHASE 1, 2, 3

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. no. 3, 1 Jul 1963-30 Jun 1964

Corporate Author:

AMERICAN MACHINE AND FOUNDRY CO YORK PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1964-06-30

Pagination or Media Count:

39.0

Abstract:

A preliminary engineering test model of a 30-foot lightweight telescopic mast was built and tested. Modifications, based on engineering test, were made to the design and the three engineering test models manufactured. The final weight of the mast is about 19.5 pounds. The mast is capable of erection by 2 men in a 20 mph wind and with the base stabilized it can be erected by 1 man.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE