NOT MEASUREMENT SENSITIVE
11 September 1991
8 November 1985
SEMITRAILERS, TANK: WASTE AND SLUDGE ACID,
3,000 to 5,000 GALLON, MODIFIED COMMERCIAL
This specification is approved for use by all Departments and Agencies of the
Department of Defense.
1.1 Scope. This specification covers two types and three sizes of modified commercial tank
semitrailers for collecting, transporting and discharging waste, sludge acids and corrosive liquids
weighing up to 13 pounds per gallon. Tank semitrailers procured under this specification are
commercial items which are warranted by the manufacturer as specified in acquisition
1.2.1 Type. The type of semitrailer shall be determined by its self-contained loading and
unloading capabilities and shall be one of the following types, as specified (see 6.2).
Type I - Pressure discharge.
Type II - Pressure discharge, vacuum loading.
Beneficial comments (recommendations, additions, deletions) and any pertinent data which may
be of use in improving this document should be addressed to: US Army Tank-Automotive
Command, ATTN: AMSTA-UED, Warren, MI 48397-5000, by using the self-addressed
Standardization Document Improvement Proposal (DD Form 1426) appearing at the end of this
document or by letter.
DISTRIBUTION STATEMENT A. Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.