Accession Number:

AD0755182

Title:

Study of Block Corrosion in Truck, Cargo, 1-1/4 Ton, 6x6, M561

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

COATING AND CHEMICAL LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Report Date:

1972-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

36.0

Abstract:

The object of the study was to determine the cause of cavitation corrosion found on the aluminum block of the Gamma Goat tactical wheeled vehicle Truck, Cargo, 1-14 Ton, 6x6, M561. Severe corrosion was found after this vehicle had been operated less than 10,000 miles when water plus the standard military corrosion inhibitor, 0-1-490a had been used in the cooling system.

Subject Categories:

  • Properties of Metals and Alloys
  • Reciprocating and Rotating Engines

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE