Accession Number:

ADD007711

Title:

Track Shoe Having Replaceable Pad.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-08-28

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

This patent discloses an endless track for a tracked vehicle comprising a series of track shoes, each having a cavity therein for removable reception of an elastomeric terrain-engaging pad or removable grouser, each pad or grouser being locked within its cavity by a mechanism which includes a swingable latch element having an inturned free end adapted to hook over one edge of the shoe to prevent outward dislocation of the pad from the cavity. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE