SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2006-02-01

SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2006-02-01
    • A soft touch
      Control functions are undergoing a sweeping change as electronics take charge of hydraulic functions, helping to spark substantial growth in software and a shift to distributed intelligence.
    • An engine of one's own
      How JCB and Ricardo engineered a change in motive power.
    • Gators go robotic
      John Deere sees opportunities on the battlefield and in the corn field for its intelligent vehicle program.
    • Pyrolytic carbon wet friction materials
      The characteristics of carbon fabric may provide significant performance advantages in off-highway wet brake and clutch applications.
    • Introducing Greg Henderson, SAE President for 2006
      The Lockheed Martin executive steps up to take SAE into its next 100 years.