MIL-T-62498 1985 Edition, March 22, 1985
TRUCKS, REFUSE COLLECTIONS: COMPACTION TYPE, ONE PERSON OPERATION, MANUAL SIDE-LOADING, 17, 29 AND 39 YARD, DUAL RIGHT ANDLEFT HAND DRIVE, LOW ENTRY CAB, DIESEL ENGINE DRIVEN, 32,000 AND 50,000 POUNDS GVW, 4X2 AND 6X4, COMMERCIAL
Includes all amendments and changes through Notice 1, January 2, 1996
Additional Comments: INACTIVE FOR NEW DESIGN AFTER 01/02/96
This specification covers diesel engine driven, four-wheel, two-wheel-drive, and six-wheel, four-wheel-drive, commercial, one-person operation refuse collection trucks. The trucks shall have dual right and left hand drive, a low entry cab, and a minimum gross vehicle weight (GVW) of 32,000, 35,000 or 50,000 pounds. The minimum rated capacity of the body shall be 17, 29 or 39 cubic yards, and shall be side loading and rear dumping.