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Section II. EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION AND DATA
The M9, Armored Combat Eartmover (ACE), is a multipurpose, full-tracked vehicle capable of earth
hauling, dozing, scraping, and rough grading. It may be used to perform the tasks of a dump truck, cargo
carrier, and a prime mover. The vehicle can ford streams up to a depth of 36 in. (91.4 cm). The vehicle can
travel over rough terrain, climb up to to 60 percent grades, and travel over level ground at 30 mph (48 km/h).
Refer to TM 5-2350-262-10 and TM 5-2350-262-20-1 for a detailed description of the vehicle and proper
operating cautions, warnings, and procedures.