A STUDY OF THE DESIGN OF AN AUTOMOTIVE RESEARCH AND INVESTIGATION LABORATORY

THE STUDY IS BASICALLY A DETERMINATION OF THE TYPES OF EQUIPMENT REQUIRED FOR THE OPERATION OF AN AUTOMOTIVE RESEARCH AND INVESTIGATION LABORATORY. IT SERVES AS A BASIS FOR THE DESIGN OF A LABORATORY FOR THE ANALYSIS OF AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS EMPLOYED BY THE UNITED STATES ARMY. THE FACILITY IS DESIGNED TO ANALYZE SIX DISTINCT SYSTEMS: POWER PLANT SYSTEM, TIRE SYSTEM, TRANSMISSION SYSTEM, STEERING SYSTEM, BRAKE SYSTEM, AND FUEL SYSTEM. SYSTEM DEFINITION AND EQUIPMENT RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE SELECTED SYSTEMS ARE PRESENTED. EQUIPMENT RECOMMENDATIONS FOR A MATERIALS LABORATORY ARE PRESENTED. THE SIZE AND COST OF THE PROPOSED FACILITY ARE DISCUSSED. /AUTHOR/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Texas A&M University, College Station

    College Station, TX  USA  77840
  • Authors:
    • Crawford, J L
  • Publication Date: 1971-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 59 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00224009
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Ma Thesis
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 8 1973 12:00AM