SAE CONTROLS REACH STUDY

THIS REPORT PRESENTS THE RESULTS OF THE SAE HUMAN FACTOR COMMITTEE DRIVER CONTROL REACH STUDY CONDUCTED IN JUNE- AUGUST 1971. OVER 100 TEST SUBJECTS WERE MEASURED ON THREE TEST FIXTURES REPRESENTING A SPORTS CAR, A TYPICAL PASSENGER CAR, AND A HEAVY TRUCK. FINGER GRASP REACH WAS RECORDED TO 40 LOCATIONS IN FRONT OF THE DRIVER. THE REPORT PRESENTS THE BACKGROUND INFORMATION FOR A FORTHCOMING SAE RECOMMENDED PRACTICE ON DRIVER ARM REACH. /HSL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • AUTO ENGIN CONG REP NO SAE-720199
  • Corporate Authors:

    Ford Motor Company

    1 American Road
    Dearborn, MI  USA  48126-2798

    General Motors Corporation

    Warren, MI  USA  48090
  • Authors:
    • Hammond, D C
    • ROE, R W
  • Publication Date: 1972

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 22 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00223910
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Highway Safety Literature
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 17 1973 12:00AM