TITLE

Urethane used to improve crash test dummies

AUTHOR(S)
Miel, Rhoda
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;4/10/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5869, p22D
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the Occupant Classification Anthropomorphic Test Device (OCATD), which uses a urethane-based body designed to more closely imitate human flesh and motion. Key advantages over traditional crash test dummies; Development of OCATD prototype by First Technology Safety Systems Inc.; Accurate human geometry and human-like flesh.
ACCESSION #
3012631

 

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