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Title 49Subtitle BChapter VPart 572Subpart N → §572.121

Title 49: Transportation
Subpart N—Six-year-old Child Test Dummy, Beta Version

§572.121   General description.

(a) The Hybrid III type 6-year-old dummy is defined by drawings and specifications containing the following materials:

(1) Technical drawings and specifications package P/N 127-0000, the titles of which are listed in Table A;

(2) Procedures for Assembly, Disassembly, and Inspection (PADI) of the Hybrid III 6-year-old child crash test dummy (H-III6C), Beta version, dated June 1, 2009, incorporated by reference in §572.120.

Table A

Component assemblyDrawing number
Head assembly127-1000
Neck assembly127-1015
Upper torso assembly127-2000
Lower torso assembly127-3000
Leg assembly127-4000
Arm assembly127-5000

(b) 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.

(c) The structural properties of the dummy are such that the dummy must conform to this Subpart in every respect before use in any test similar to those specified in Standard 208, “Occupant Crash Protection”, and Standard 213, “Child Restraint Systems”.

[65 FR 2065, Jan. 13, 2000, as amended at 75 FR 76645, Dec. 9, 2010]

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