Accession Number:

AD0658640

Title:

ANALYSIS OF PHYSIOLOGICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF T9E1 TANK,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT KNOX KY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1944-03-27

Pagination or Media Count:

60.0

Abstract:

The purposes of the research were 1 to evaluate the present model of tank T9E1 with respect to its physiological characteristics and limitations, including space for crew, seat design and location in relation to vision devices and controls, design and location of hatchways, lighting, ventilation, placement of sights and vision devices and characteristics and limitation of the vision facilities. 2 To indicate the nature and magnitude of the corrections which are necessary to insure effective use of the vehicle by the crew from the standpoint of physiological requirements.

Subject Categories:

  • Combat Vehicles
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE