Transportation Test of M876A1 U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Telephone Maintenance Truck (TMT)
ARMY DEFENSE AMMUNITION CENTER AND SCHOOL SAVANNA IL
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The U.S. Army Defense Ammunition Center and School USADACS, Validation Engineering Division SMCAC-DEV, was tasked by the U.S. Marine Corps Systems Command MCSC to test an M876A1 Telephone Maintenance Truck TMT. The TMT is a modified M939Al chassis fitted with a commercially-produced Telephone Maintenance Truck Bed TMTB. The objective of the test was to test modified vehicle for transportation by subjecting the truck to rail impact and road tests as specified in MIL-STD-810, Environmental Test Methods and Engineering Guidelines, and TP-91-01, Transportability Procedures, July 1991. The M876AI TMT satisfied the test requirements after hardware replacement and modifications were accomplished.
- Surface Transportation and Equipment
- Non-Radio Communications