Accession Number:

AD0851984

Title:

Integrated Engineering and Service Test of Filter/Separator, Lightweight, 100-GPM.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 5 Feb-15 Nov 68,

Corporate Author:

ARMY GENERAL EQUIPMENT TEST ACTIVITY FORT LEE VA

Report Date:

1968-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

83.0

Abstract:

An Integrated Engineering and Service Test of FilterSeparator, Lightweight, 100 GPM, was conducted to determine the technical performance and safety characteristics as described in the approved SDR, the technical characteristics, as indicated by the particular design, and to determine the suitability of the item and its maintenance package for use by the Army. It was concluded that the filterseparator is capable of decontaminating military fuels to the cleanliness standards of military specification MIL-F-8901A the physical and structural design of the test item is adequate under pressure, and during rough handling, transport, and storage the draft technical manual is adequate if the change listed in Appendix IV-A is incorporated safety provisions are confirmed the slight excess in overall height can be easily corrected with no adverse effects the filterseparator meets the performance requirements of the SDR and is suitable for use by the Army under intermediate climatic conditions. It is recommended that the 100-GPM Lightweight FilterSeparator be considered suitable for use by the Army under intermediate climatic conditions the shortcomings shown in Appendix III be corrected the revision listed in Appendix IV-A be incorporated in the draft technical manual. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Pumps, Filters, Pipes, Tubing, Fittings and Valves

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE