Accession Number:

ADA071068

Title:

A Comparison of Maintenance Costs and RAM Characteristics of New and Overhauled M35A2 2-1/2 Ton Trucks.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY MATERIEL SYSTEMS ANALYSIS ACTIVITY ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Report Date:

1979-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

48.0

Abstract:

A comparison of the maintenance costs, and reliability, availability and maintainability RAM characteristics of new and overhauled 2-12 ton trucks is presented. This comparison was based on the performance of 259 new and 252 overhauled M35A2 2-12 ton trucks operated by the 9th Infantry Division, Ft. Lewis, Washington, over a four year period. The 511 vehicles evaluated in this study accumulated a total of 2.7 million miles with the individual new and overhauled vehicles accumulating mileage histories up to 19,000 and 11,000 miles, respectively. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE