Accession Number:

ADA179084

Title:

Vehicle Test Course Severity

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. on test operations procedure

Corporate Author:

ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-04-06

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

This report provides a method of evaluating vehicle test course severity by committee assessment using accelerometers and by spectral analysis of course irregularities. Describes use of profilometer and conversion of profilometer data to power spectral density curves. Includes power spectral densities of vehicle endurance test courses at APG. Keywords Automotive test course Roughness of roads Test facilities.

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Transportation and Equipment
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE