Accession Number:

AD0786595

Title:

Development of Noise Reduction Kits for the U.S. Army 10,000-lb. Rough Terrain Forklift Truck

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept.

Corporate Author:

BLACHFORD (H L) INC TROY MI NOISE CONTROL CONSULTING DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

153.0

Abstract:

Retrofit kits were developed to reduce acoustical noise at the operators ear of the U.S. Army 10,000 Lb. Rough Terrain Forklift Truck. Modifications included replacement of exhaust mufflers, engine fan, hydraulic lines and a hydraulic pump. Engine, transmission and some hydraulic components were isolated mounted. Treatment also included use of sound barrier and absorption materials, panel damping and numerous special enclosure parts.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE