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Dynamic Towing Test Data Form

Date 1994-10-18
Personnel B.L., & N.E.
Temperature (°F) 68
Humidity (%) 58
Wind Direction NW
Wind Speed (MPH) 2
Barometer (in.Hg) 30.1

Test Results

Inspect tow equipment-bus interface A safe and adequate connection was made between the tow equipment and the bus.
Inspect tow equipment-wrecker interface A safe and adequate connection was made between the tow equipment (chains) and the wrecker.
Towing Comments The front bumper was removed, as well as the windshield washer reservoir, in order to tow from the front axle. Two tow chains (2) were attached to the front axle, then to the wrecker. A 4" x 4" and a 6" x 8" wooden beam were used.
Description and location of any structural damage
General Comments Bus was not equipped with tow eyes, or hooks. Wooden beams were placed under the frame and at the front, below the spring shackle.