TM 55-607/NAVSEA OP 3221 Rev 2
for the 155-mm projectile, as larger lumber will increase
be efficiently floored over and overstowed with other
the overall height of the stow and can preclude stowage
of a tier of projectiles in a compartment with marginal
projectile overstowed with 105-mm palletized unit loads
within the same tween-deck compartment. A full-block
overhead clearances. Differences in construction of the
structure separates the commodities and is constructed
175-mm projectile and the Army 8-inch projectile
of 4by 4-inch uprights and 2by 10-inch or 2by 12inch
palletized unit loads butt-to-butt. Figure 9-18 illustrates
boarding. The projectiles are shown prior to installation
a floor over 155-mm projectiles nearing completion.
of the floor.
The 155-mm projectile is a highly compact and strong
TM 55-607/NAVSEA OP 3221 Rev 2unit load that can
Figure 9-17. Construction details for flooring over projectiles.