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Static Towing Test Data Form

Date: 2004-03-29
Personnel: T.S., E.L., E.D., and R.C.
Temperature: 60

 

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: Tow eye broke at approximatley 9600 lbs. during the 20 degreet right pull.
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: Tow eye bent at approximately 9600 lbs. during the 20 degree right pull.
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:
At approximatley 9600 lbs. during the front 20 degree right pull, the right tow eye bent and the left tow eye broke terminating further testing.