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Title 49Subtitle BChapter VPart 572Subpart P → §572.141

Title 49: Transportation
Subpart P—3-year-Old Child Crash Test Dummy, Alpha Version

§572.141   General description.

(a) The Hybrid III 3-year-old child dummy is described by the following materials:

(1) Technical drawings and specifications package 210-0000 (refer to §572.140(a)(1)), the titles of which are listed in Table A of this section;

(2) Procedures for Assembly, Disassembly and Inspection document (PADI) (refer to §572.140(a)(2)).

(b) The dummy is made up of the component assemblies set out in the following Table A of this section:

Table A

Component assemblyDrawing No.
Head Assembly210-1000
Neck Assembly (complete)210-2001
Upper/Lower Torso Assembly210-3000
Leg Assembly210-5000-1(L), -2(R)
Arm Assembly210-6000-1(L), -2(R)

(c) Adjacent segments are joined in a manner such that except for contacts existing under static conditions, there is no contact between metallic elements throughout the range of motion or under simulated crash impact conditions.

(d) The structural properties of the dummy are such that the dummy conforms to this part in every respect only before use in any test similar to those specified in Standard 208, Occupant Crash Protection, and Standard 213, Child Restraint Systems.

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