PHOENIX

COACH & EQUIPMENT

Static Towing Test Data Form

Date: 1994-12-19
Personnel: B.L., B.R., & S.C.
Temperature: 48

 

Inspect right front tow eye and adjoining structure.
Comments: All torques verified.
Check the torque of all bolts attaching tow eye and surrounding structure.
Comments: No damage or deformation.
Inspect left front tow eye and adjoining structure.
Comments: N/A
Check the torque of all bolts attaching tow eye and surrounding structure.
Comments: N/A
Inspect right rear tow eye and adjoining structure.
Comments: All torques verified.
Check the torque of all bolts attaching tow eye and surrounding structure.
Comments: No damage or deformation.
Inspect left rear tow eye and adjoining structure.
Comments: N/A
Check the torque of all bolts attaching tow eye and surrounding structure.
Comments: N/A
General comments of any other structure deformation or failure:
A test weight of 11,670 lb was applied. Only the 20 degree downward pull was performed. 20 degree upward, left, and right could not be obtained due to the location of the tow hooks. No damage or deformation was noted during testing. The NBM was not equipped for rear towing.