DEVELOPMENT OF NOISE REDUCTION KITS FOR THE U.S. ARMY 10,000-LB. ROUGH TERRAIN FORKLIFT TRUCK

Retrofit kits were developed to reduce acoustical noise at the operator's ear of the U.S. Army 10,000 Lb. Rough Terrain Forklift Truck. Modifications included replacement of exhaust mufflers, engine fan, hydraulic lines and a hydraulic pump. Engine, transmission and some hydraulic components were isolated mounted. Treatment also included use of sound barrier and absorption materials, panel damping and numerous special enclosure parts. (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Blachford (HL), Incorporated

    Noise Control Consulting Division
    Troy, MI  USA 

    Army Mobility Equipment R&D Center

    Fort Belvoir, VA  USA 
  • Authors:
    • Baker, R N
  • Publication Date: 1974-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 153 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00081961
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DAAK02-73-C-0473
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 6 1975 12:00AM