Accession Number:

ADA257611

Title:

Ammunition Certification of U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) M927A1 and M923A1 Trucks

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY DEFENSE AMMUNITION CENTER AND SCHOOL SAVANNA IL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

165.0

Abstract:

The U.S. Army Defense Ammunition Center and School USADACS, Validation Engineering Division SMCAC-DEV, was tasked by the U.S. Marine Corps USMC Systems Command, to test an M927Al truck with a 20-foot International Organization for Standardization ISO bed and an M923Al truck with a 14-foot cargo bed for compliance with Transportability Testing Procedures, TP-91-01, July 1991. The procedures include rail impact and road transportation tests. Both vehicles satisfied the test requirements after hardware replacement and modifications were accomplished.

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Transportation and Equipment
  • Safety Engineering
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE