TITLE

Refurbished HMMWV'S Provide Added Protection For Bosnia Troops

PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
Army Logistician;Jul/Aug99, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that about 550 high-mobility, multipurpose, wheeled vehicles (HMMWV) are being refurbished, retrofitted and modified to better withstand the blast of a land mine or other ordnance and potentially save the lives of American soldiers serving in Bosnia. Dual purposes of the Kaiserslautern Industrial Center refurbishment program; Maintenance per vehicle in terms of cost and labor.
ACCESSION #
2067893

 

Related Articles

  • No drooping necessary.  // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly;Dec97, Issue 541, p3 

    Presents information on how to set-up a brace bow to prevent accumulation of water in the cargo cover of soft-top HMMWV military vehicle. Ways of keeping the water from puddling in the cargo cover.

  • Stop Starter Fallout.  // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly;Mar2005, Issue 628, p10 

    Suggests that the best way soldiers can check a loose starter on their High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle is to crawl under the vehicle and push up on the starter. Limitation of visual inspection; Caution to avoid getting shocked when checking the starter.

  • HMMWVs...Distribution Box Check.  // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly;Jan2002, Issue 590, p2 

    Discusses guidelines for checking a faulty distribution box in an HMMWV vehicle. Indicators of a faulty distribution box; Location of the distribution box.

  • End Control Arm Confusion.  // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly;Sep2000, Issue 574, p5 

    Presents the correct information about which lower control arm is used in military vehicles M998A2-series HMMWV and M1113 and M1114 models.

  • PM Bulletin Board.  // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly;Feb2000, Issue 567, p10 

    Presents information on preventive maintenance of military vehicles. Details on replacing a high mobility multi-purpose wheeled vehicle oil pan; Tips on M35A3 beadlock; How to replace cargo and cab covers of trucks with elastic cords.

  • Mortars... REMEMBER ACCESSORY RULES.  // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly;Oct2013, Issue 731, p26 

    The article focuses on two rules for the accessory equipment of the mortar system when transferring the high mobility multi-purpose wheeled vehicle (HMMWV) and trailer the M150/M151 is mounted, and how to handle M32 lightweight handheld mortar ballistic computer (LGMBC).

  • Adding Runflat Lube.  // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly;Jun2000, Issue 571, p7 

    Presents some tips in applying lubricant to the inside of HMMWV, a United States military vehicle, tires before installing the runflat device. Things to consider before adding the lubricant; Suggested amount of lubricant that can be used for each runflat device.

  • KEEP SPRAYS AWAY!  // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly;Mar2001, Issue 580, p6 

    Presents information on how to clean ballistic glass and plastic windows on HMMWV military trucks. Effect of liquid solvents on these type of windows; Materials for cleaning.

  • HMMWV Weapons Carriers...Cargo Shell PM.  // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly;Feb2000, Issue 567, p4 

    Offers tips on how to maintain hatch door of high mobility multi-purpose wheeled vehicle in good working condition.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics