SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2003-04-01

SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2003-04-01
    • Off-highway braking
      According to Mico, electrohydraulic braking controls can provide improved performance and add system features difficult to obtain with hydromechanical mechanisms.
    • Keeping quiet
      Targeting off-highway and heavy-truck OEMs, Blachford claims its new acoustics laboratory will offer some testing capabilities previously only available to the passenger-car market.
    • ADT marketing and manufacturing
      While it is not debatable that articulated dump trucks are a hot commodity, it is debatable how many are technologically unique.
    • Proportional pressure reducing valves
      Engineers from Thomas magnete have designed pilot valves that work with electrohydraulics to simplify complex machine control systems.