Active Standard ASTM E2517 | Developed by Subcommittee: E06.53
Book of Standards Volume: 04.12
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1.1 This specification covers the general requirements for the Type III Cargo Bed Cover (CBC). The Type III CBC is a removable general purpose rigid wall enclosure that is mounted on any of the following model 2.5 ton cargo trucks (1) the M35A2 Lightweight Medium Tactical Vehicle (LMTV) and (2) the M1078 LMTV. It can also be mounted on the M1082 LMTV Trailer. The CBC provides environmental protection and security for mission equipment and items of general transport.
1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
1.3 The following safety hazards caveat pertains only to the test required portion, Section 4, of this specification: This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory requirements prior to use.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
E1925 Specification for Engineering and Design Criteria for Rigid Wall Relocatable Structures
F501 Test Method for Aerospace Materials Response to Flame, with Vertical Test Specimen (for Aerospace Vehicles Standard Conditions)
Federal StandardsFED-STD-595 Colors Used in Government Procurement
Military HandbooksMIL-HDBK-1791 Designing for Internal Aerial Delivery in Fixed Winged Aircraft
OSHA DocumentsTitle29CFR1910 OHSA Permissible Exposure Limits
ACGIH DocumentsACGIH Threshold Limit Values
Military StandardsMIL-STD-1472 Design Criteria: Human Engineering
UNSPSC Code 25101611(Cargo trucks)