Accession Number:

ADA001700

Title:

On-Road Braking and Cornering Performance of Various Off-Road Tire Patterns

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY TANK-AUTOMOTIVE COMMAND WARREN MI

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

146.0

Abstract:

Ten sets of tires with nine different off-road tread patterns were tested on a paved surface using a towed, instrumented trailer to measure their cornering characteristics wet and dry and their braking performance wet, full skid. The data obtained and a method for rank ordering is presented.

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE