Performance Oriented Packaging (POP) Testing of 60mm HE M49A4 Mortar Cartridge, Packed Sixteen (16) in a Wood Wirebound Box
ARMY ARMAMENT RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER PICATINNY ARSENAL NJ
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This report covers the POP tests performed on wood wirebound box fabricated per MIL-B-46506. This wirebound box is being used as shipping and storage container of various 60MM Mortar Cartridges. The wirebound box tested PN 9234845 contained two metal containers PA60 PN 9234844. Each metal container contained eight cartridges each packaged in spirally wound fiber container PN 9254735. The tests were conducted in accordance with Performance Oriented Packaging POP requirements specified by the United Nations, Transportation of Dangerous Goods and the Code of Federal Regulations, Title 49 CFR, Parts 107 through 178. Performance oriented packaging, PA60 metal container, Wood wirebound box, PA59 fiber container.
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