Accession Number:

ADA143472

Title:

Grenades, Hand or Fixture Launched, Smoke/Incendiary

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. on test operations procedure

Corporate Author:

ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

62.0

Abstract:

This Test Operations Procedure TOP establishes procedures and guidance for evaluating the technical performance and safety aspects of smoke and incendiary grenades. These procedures include test preparation, receipt inspection safety tests, untreated control tests, environmental effects, hazard tests, air transportability, functioning and reliability, human factors engineering, and maintenance aspects. The data reduction and presentation requirements for reporting the results of the testing are described. This TOP does not include procedures for determining dissemination characteristics of smoke and is not applicable to burning-type colored smoke and riot-control grenades.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Pyrotechnics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE