Accession Number:

ADA059331

Title:

Study of Force Effects on Selected Materials used in Cargo to Vehicle Restraint Systems for Rail Transport. Volume 2. Laboratory Dynamic Tests on Wood-Nail Assemblies.

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for Apr 73-May 77,

Corporate Author:

MILITARY TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT COMMAND TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING AGENCY NEWPORT NEWS VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

346.0

Abstract:

This report presents the results from laboratory tests that simulated field dynamic conditions of forces on wood-nail assemblies. Between April 1973 and May 1977, 336 laboratory test specimens, three samples per specimen, were tested on a modified conbur type inclined ramp.

Subject Categories:

  • Wood, Paper and Related Forestry Products
  • Couplers, Fasteners and Joints
  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE