Accession Number:

ADA058206

Title:

Tractor, Wheeled, Warehouse, Gasoline, 4000-Pound-Drawbar-Pull, Pneumatic-Tire-User Survey,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY MOBILITY EQUIPMENT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COMMAND FORT BELVOIR VA

Report Date:

1978-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

52.0

Abstract:

This report is the result of emphasis on procuring commercial items in lieu of Military Adaptation of Commercial Items MACI. Four major manufacturers of commercial warehouse tractors were surveyed to determine their candidate models for Army and commercial use. This report presents the methodology, results, and conclusions of evaluating the established commercial market acceptability of these tractors. Commercial users of the tractors were visited by a Survey Team using a User Survey Questionnaire designed to obtain the data required. The results are discussed and commercial warehouse tractors are compared for variance with the requirements of the existing MACI specification for warehouse tractors. The Survey results support this general conclusion The Reliability, Availability, and Maintainability RAM characteristics of the commercial warehouse tractors surveyed are acceptable to their commercial users. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Transportation and Equipment
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE