Accession Number:

ADA207021

Title:

MIL-STD-1660 Test of 40mm Standard Pallet and Top-Lift Adapter

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY DEFENSE AMMUNITION CENTER AND SCHOOL SAVANNA IL EVALUATION DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

92.0

Abstract:

The U.S. Army Defense Ammunition Center and School USADACS evaluation Division SMCAC-DEV, has been tasked by the U.S. Army Armament Research, Development Engineering Center ARDEC, SMCAR-AEP, Picatinny Arsenal, NJ to design, fabricate, and test a metal pallet for the 40mm ammunition container. This report contains the results of the MIL-STD-1660, Design Criteria for Ammunition Unit Loads, testing sequence applied to the 40mm ammunition container. The results of these tests indicate that the pallet unitization designed satisfied the testing requirements. Keywords Standard pallets, Top-lift adapters, 40mm ammunition containers.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE