Artificial femur section for impact tests, England, 1987-1992

Made:
1987-1992 in England
maker:
Transport Research Laboratories Limited

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Femur section from a legform impactor (TRL PT-L1) used to accurately simulate the leg of a pedestrian in impact tests with the bumper area of a car. Part of the first legform impactor developed by the Transport Research Laboratory, England c. 1987-1992.

Details

Category:
Public Health & Hygiene
Object Number:
2005-93
type:
artificial femur
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • prosthesis
  • surgical implant
credit:
TRL (Transport Research Laboratory)
status:
Permanent collection

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