TIRE NOISE REGULATIONS: TECHNICAL AND ECONOMIC IMPLICATIONS

Although it is possible to abate most of the engine-related noise sources on trucks, tire noise remains an unsolved problem at highway speeds. The article presents a discussion about the operational and design variables affecting tire noise and investigates the technical and economic factors associated with current tire use practices and with revisions which may be necessary to comply with future tire noise regulations.

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    Institute of Noise Control Engineering

    Iowa State University, 210 Marston Hall
    Ames, IA  United States  50011-2153

    Ray Herrick Laboratories

    Purdue University
    West Lafayette, Indiana,   United States  47907
  • Authors:
    • Leasure Jr, W A
  • Publication Date: 1976-11

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  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 140-147
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  • Accession Number: 00164967
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 18 1978 12:00AM