14 JUlY 1988
MOUNT, HOWITZER, M178
This Specification is approved for use within the U.S. Army
Armament, Munitions and Chemical Command, and is available for
use within all Departments and Agencies of the Department of
This specification covers one type of
hydropneumatic gun mount for use in combat vehicles such as the
2.1 Government documents.
2.1.1 Specifications and standards; The following
Specification and Standards form a part of this specification to
the extent specified herein. Unless otherwise specified, the
issues of these documents shall be those listed in the issue of
the Department of Defense Index of Specifications and Standards
(DODISS) and supplement thereto, cited in the solicitation.
-Hydrualic Fluid, Petroleum Base.
Preservation and Operation
-Grease, Automotive and Artillery
-Weapons and Support Materiel Standard
Quality Assurance Provisions For
Beneficial comments (recommendations, additions, deletions) and any pertinent.data which may beofusein
improving this document should be addressed to: Commander, U.S. Army Armament, Munitions and Chemical
Command,Attn. AMSMC-QA. Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey07606-5000 byusing the self-addressed Standardiza
tion Document Improvement Proposal(DDForm 1426)appearing attheendofthis documentorby letter.
DISTRIBUTION STATEMENT A. Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.