THE FORMATION OF TRUCK SPRAY ON WET ROADS.

THIS REPORT CONTAINS THE RESULTS OF A FOUR-PHASE PROJECT TO PRODUCE INFORMATION USEFUL IN THE ALLEVIATION OF THE TRUCK SPRAY AND MIST PROBLEM. A LITERATURE SEARCH, LABORATORY EXPERIMENTS, AND TWO FIELD-TEST PHASES PRODUCED EXPERIMENTAL FENDERS WHICH ARE VERY EFFECTIVE IN REDUCING THE MIST EMITTED BY A TRACTOR-TRAILER OPERATING IN HEAVY RAIN AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS. RECOMMENDATIONS FOR FUTURE RESEARCH ARE PRESENTED. /HSRI/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • FINAL REPORT
  • Corporate Authors:

    Stevens Institute of Technology

    711 Hudson Street
    Hoboken, NJ  USA  07030
  • Authors:
    • Kamm, I O
    • Wray, G A
    • Kolb, R G
  • Publication Date: 1970-4

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 122 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00223927
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Highway Safety Research Institute
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 17 1973 12:00AM