Accession Number:

ADA280209

Title:

Performance Oriented Packaging (POP) Testing of 60mm SMOKE WP M302A1 Mortar Cartridge, Packed Nine (9) in a Nailed Wood Box.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ARMAMENT RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER PICATINNY ARSENAL NJ

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1994-05-31

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

This report covers the POP tests performed on nailed wood box fabricated per MIL-B-2427. This nailed wood box is being used as shipping and storage container of various 60mm Mortar Cartridges. The nailed wood box tested PN 9215577 contained nine spirally wound fiber containers M567 PN 9215576. Tests were conducted using containers containing additional weights to insure that tested weight is higher than the packaged cartridges. 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, Jungle wrap. Nailed wood box, M567 Fiber container,

Subject Categories:

  • Containers and Packaging
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE