Accession Number:

AD0750104

Title:

Rifle, Recoilless

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. on test operations procedure

Corporate Author:

ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-07-20

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

The report describes a method for evaluation of recoilless rifle operational and functional performance characteristics. It identifies supporting test, facilities, and equipment required. It provides procedures for preoperational inspection, physical characteristics, safety, personnel training, boresight, zero, speed and precision of lay, first and subsequent round hitting, round-to-round dispersion, tracking and hitting performance, antipersonnel and antimateriel capability, obscuration, security from detection, battlefield mobility, air delivery, adverse conditions, durability, maintainability, human factors, and value analysis.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Guns

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE