STUDY OF FORCE EFFECTS ON SELECTED MATERIALS USED IN CARGO TO VEHICLE RESTRAINT SYSTEMS FOR RAIL TRANSPORT. VOLUME 5. EFFECTIVENESS OF WHEEL CHOCKS IN THE CHAIN RESTRAINT SYSTEM ON DODX 80 TON FLATCAR

This report presents results of tests that were conducted during September 1977 to measure the effectiveness of wheel chocks when a vehicle is secured to a flatcar equipped with a chain restraint system.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also Volume 1, RRIS 22 186235; Bulletin 7902.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Military Traffic Management Command

    Transportation Engineering Agency
    Newport News, VA  United States  23606
  • Authors:
    • Jackson, E
    • Kenna, J
  • Publication Date: 1977-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 37 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00186336
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: MTMC-TR-73-14-5, SARAC-DEV-4-73-7
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1979 12:00AM