Accession Number:

AD0658643

Title:

PHYSIOLOGICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF T23 TANK.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT KNOX KY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1943-06-05

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

The purposes of the research were 1 To evaluate the present pilot model of tank T23 with respect to its physiological characteristics and limitations, including size, shape and functioning of hatchways, seat design and adjustment, lighting, ventilation from the standpoint of control of gun fumes and removal of heat, placement of sights and functioning of vision devices. 2 To indicate the nature and magnitude of the corrections to insure adequate characteristics and to define the limitations of these improvements.

Subject Categories:

  • Combat Vehicles
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE