Accession Number:

AD0627819

Title:

DYNAMIC HUMAN ENGINEERING EVALUATION OF THE ARMORED PERSONNEL CARRIERS T113 AND T117

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.

Corporate Author:

ARMY MATERIEL COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD HUMAN ENGINEERING LAB

Report Date:

1958-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

33.0

Abstract:

This evaluation was conducted to uncover human engineering design deficiencies and to note areas in which the vehicles proved adequate from a human engineering standpoint. Findings indicated necessity for more intensive investigation. Primary investigation was done in 1 sound measurement and analysis within vehicles with full complement of personnel 2 effects of noise on audition, communication, and performance 3 effects of vehicle configuration and design on crew performance, safety, and comfort 4 crews opinion on 1, 2, and 3 above.

Subject Categories:

  • Combat Vehicles
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE