T80208 (CNG)

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Static Towing Test Data Form

Date: 1993-05-27
Personnel: B.L., S.C., B.R., D.F., and J.P.
Temperature: 72

 

Inspect right front tow eye and adjoining structure.
Comments: On initial check, two outside bolts of tow eye were found to be stripped.
Check the torque of all bolts attaching tow eye and surrounding structure.
Comments: Connected to adapter and bus testing tow device.
Inspect left front tow eye and adjoining structure.
Comments:
Check the torque of all bolts attaching tow eye and surrounding structure.
Comments:
Inspect right rear tow eye and adjoining structure.
Comments: Torqued bolts.
Check the torque of all bolts attaching tow eye and surrounding structure.
Comments: Connected tow adapter and bus testing tow device.
Inspect left rear tow eye and adjoining structure.
Comments:
Check the torque of all bolts attaching tow eye and surrounding structure.
Comments:
General comments of any other structure deformation or failure:
Two bolts replaced befor tow as stated. Two tow adapters, supplied by TMC were attached to tow eyes and bus testing tow device attached to them. A weight of 33600 lbs. was applied in all four positions, with no structure deformation or failure. Bus not equippped with rear towing attachment. Rear test not performed.