SUPPRESSION OF WATER SPRAY ON WET ROADS

A LABORATORY TEST PROGRAM AND FIELD TEST VERIFICATION SHOW THAT PROPERLY DESIGNED FENDERS CAN BE VERY EFFECTIVE IN REDUCING THE SPRAY AND MIST PRODUCED BY A TRACTOR-TRAILER AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS. GUIDELINES AND OBSERVATIONS ARE PRESENTED TO AID IN THE DESIGN AND ADAPTATION OF A FENDER TO A PARTICULAR VEHICLE CONFIGURATION. /AUTHOR/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers

    400 Commonwealth Drive
    Warrendale, PA  USA  15096
  • Authors:
    • Kamm, I O
    • Wray, G A
  • Publication Date: 1971

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00223434
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Paper 710120
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Apr 25 1971 12:00AM