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Contact Pressure Distribution of All-Terrain Crane Tyres: November 2003 report

UNSPECIFIED (2003) Contact Pressure Distribution of All-Terrain Crane Tyres: November 2003 report. National Road Transport Commission, Melbourne.

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Abstract

The Engineering Research and Consultancy Centre (ERCC) at the Victoria University of Technology undertook to evaluate the effects of inflation pressure on the contact pressure distribution of various pneumatic All-terrain crane tyres. The measurements were carried out on the 21st March 2002 and 30th April 2003 at Conmor Cranes in Braeside, Victoria. The primary aim of the investigation was to detect any significant differences in contact pressure pattern produced by 16 and 20.5-inch tyres at various inflation pressures. This report contains a description of the equipment and procedures used along with outcomes and results of tests.

Item Type: Book
ISBN: 1877093467
Additional Information:

Productivity, Third Heavy Vehicle Reform Package
Project 1.9(b) ‘Crane Tyre Contact Pressure
Distribution’.

Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID5888. cranes, all-terrain crane, mobile cranes, tyres, contact pressure, tyre footprint, inflation pressure
Subjects: Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Engineering and Science
RFCD Classification > 290000 Engineering and Technology
Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 30 Nov 2011 03:26
Last Modified: 04 Feb 2014 05:26
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/4925
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