DEVELOPMENT OF AN ANTHROPOMETRIC DUMMY FOR TESTING OCCUPANT PROTECTION IN SIDEWAYS COLLISIONS

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THE PROJECT WAS CONCERNED WITH CHECKING WHETHER SPARE PARTS FOR THE DUMMY PURCHASED FROM THE MANUFACTURER INCREASED THE USEFULNESS OF THE DUMMY HYBRID 2 PART 572 FOR STUDIES OF SIDEWAYS COLLISIONS. IMPACT SLED TESTS WERE CARRIED OUT WITH DUMMY HYBRID 2 PART 572, AND 3 DUMMIES HYBRID 2 PART 572 WHICH HAD BEEN EQUIPPED WITH THE REPLACEMENT PARTS. THE RESULTS WERE COMPARED.