Accession Number:

ADA029317

Title:

U. S. Army Test and Evaluation Command Development Test II - Common Test Operations Procedures, 'Rain and Freezing Rain'

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-06-19

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

This test provides a method of evaluating the effects of rain, hail, splash, and freezing rain on Army equipment. It includes simulated free-falling and blowing rain and high-velocity impacts with raindrops and describes test facilities. It applies to vehicles, equipment, ammunition, small arms, and clothing. It is not applicable to large missiles and rockets to snow, sleet, high humidity, mud, submerging, and swimming or to slippage of tires on wet roads.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE