Accession Number:

AD0867021

Title:

Desert Environmental Testing of Armament and Individual Weapons

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. on materiel test procedure

Corporate Author:

ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-11-14

Pagination or Media Count:

32.0

Abstract:

This Environmental Test Procedure outlines the methods of evaluating the capability of Armament and Individual Weapons to function effectively under all known conditions in the desert which might have significant effects on the performance characteristics of these weapons. The methods are described in general terms, for preparing, conducting, recording, and reporting desert environmental testing of armament and individual weapons individual small arms not crew-served light and medium weight crew-served weapons towed weapons, and self-propelled weapons.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Guns

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE