Accession Number:

AD1000578

Title:

Tires

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

U.S. Army Aberdeen Test Center Aberdeen Proving Ground United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2015-12-15

Pagination or Media Count:

69.0

Abstract:

This TOP prescribes procedure and guidance for testing tires individually in the laboratory and on vehicles. Topics covered include tire storage, test preparation, mounting and dismounting, inspections, break-in, and test analysis. Test types include force and moment, rolling resistance, steer frequency response, load-deflection curves, characteristics, endurance, and several on-vehicle tests.

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE