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Static Towing Test Data Form

Date: 1998-09-15
Personnel: B.L., S.C., and E.L.
Temperature: 87

 

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: 20 degree up and down pulls -- no damage or deformation.
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: All torques verified.
Check the torque of all bolts attaching tow eye and surrounding structure.
Comments: 20 degree up pull - no damage or deformation. 20 degreen down pull produced a separation at the bottom of the tow eye and the inside weld began to break.
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:
Inspection after the 20 degree down pull found the bottom of the right tow eye to separate and the inside weld began to break. Further testing was terminated. A rear test was not performed as per manufacturers request.