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Standardization of Controls on Front-end Loaders. Volume 2. Summaries of Mining Industry and Manufacturers Data.
NTIS: PB/220-547 Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries :277 pages
Volume 2 includes a summary of the data obtained from the mining industry regarding their commentary on the present design of front- end loader controls, the environmental conditions encountered in the use of front-end loaders, the numbers of different makes and models being used and their functional usage, the personnel policies with respect to front-end loader operators, and various comments on the subjects of standardization, safety, and the costs associated with standardization. The report includes summaries of other makes and models of front-end loaders studied, and of the type of control, direction of motion, axial relationship, location, size, displacement, and resistance (force) for each of the separate controls. The report also includes a listing of the human factors and safety principles, requirements and design criteria that were covered in the study, reference sources, and a description of the tradeoff study.
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NTIS: PB/220-547; Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries
Page last reviewed: October 29, 2021
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division