Accession Number:

AD0903024

Title:

Comparison Test of Tank, Combat, Full-Tracked, 105-mm Gun, M60A1

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 25 Apr-4 Aug 1972

Corporate Author:

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD MATERIEL TESTING DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

34.0

Abstract:

A third sample Inspection Comparison M60A1 Tank was operated for 2018 miles during comparison testing. In addition to the endurance test, construction, automotive, and turret performance tests were accomplished. Firing programs were also conducted on the 105-mm gun, M68, and the machine gun installations. Test results indicated that the vehicle did not meet all of the requirements of specification MIL-T-45379CMO, specifically, noise level.

Subject Categories:

  • Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE