Accession Number:

AD0658554

Title:

IMPROVEMENT IN DRIVER'S VISION IN TANKS.

Descriptive Note:

Rept. no. 5,

Corporate Author:

ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT KNOX KY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1944-09-07

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

The purpose of the report is to indicate a method for improving drivers vision in tanks. Means for more practical utilization of available vertical field of vision through tank drivers periscope is desired. Recommendations are made that a spring device similar to that described in the Appendix be developed as a field fix on present vehicles to permit the driver to rotate his periscope on its axis by head pressure alone. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE