Accession Number:

ADA955967

Title:

Landing-Gear Vibration

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

WRIGHT AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER WRIGHT FIELD OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1951-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

80.0

Abstract:

The self-excited vibration of a landing gear is generated in an interplay of effects present in the tire, the landing gear proper, and in the entire airframe itself. The analysis of these simultaneous actions is given in simple form the manner in which energy enters the system, and the necessary structural modifications to control shimmy are explained.

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE