Accession Number:

ADA275530

Title:

Performance Oriented Packaging Testing of PPP-B-621 Wood Box for MK 2 Mod 1 Submarine False Targets for Packing Group 1 Solid Hazardous Materials

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL SURFACE WARFARE CENTER CRANE DIV IN

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1994-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

Qualification tests were performed to determine whether the in- service PPP-B-621 Wood Box used for shipping and storage of MK 2 Mod 1 Submarine False Targets could be utilized to contain properly dunnaged solid type hazardous materials weighing up to a gross weight of 30 kg 66 pounds. The tests were conducted in accordance with Performance Oriented Packaging POP requirements specified by the United Nations Recommendations on the Transportation of Dangerous Goods, STSGAC.101 and the Code of Federal Regulations, Title 49 CFR, Parts 107 through 178. The wood box has conformed to the POP performance requirements i.e., it successfully retained its contents throughout the specified tests. POP Test of PPP-B-621 Wood Box for MK 2 Mod 1, Submarine false targets.

Subject Categories:

  • Miscellaneous Materials
  • Containers and Packaging
  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE