5 July 1983
SEMITRAILER, LOWBED, 15 TON,
4 WHEEL, PATRIOT, M974 SERIES
This specification is approved for use by US Army Tank-Automotive Command,
Department of the Army, and is available for use by all Departments and Agencies
of the Department of Defense.
1.1 Scope. This specification covers a four-wheel, low-bed semitrailer with a maximum
payload capacity of 30,000 pounds (lbs) for use as equipment transporter in the Air Defense
System, Guided Missile, PATRIOT.
1.2 Classification. Semitrailer shall be of the following models as specified (see 6.2).
TABLE I. Semitrailer models.
Semitrailer, lowbed, PATRIOT
Semitrailer, lowbed, guided
large repair parts transporter
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: DRSTA-GSS, Warren, MI 48090, by using the self-addressed
Standardization Document Improvement Proposal (DD Form 1426) appearing at the end of this
document, or by letter.