turning circle

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turning circle

n
(Automotive Engineering) the smallest circle in which a vehicle can turn
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turning circle

turning radius (Am) ndiametro di sterzata
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This uses electromagnetic actuation: that operates a low-torque clutch which, in turn, is amplified via a cam-and-ball mechanism, which then applies the main clutch; the amount of torque is predicated on such things as vehicle speed, turning radius, and wheel slip.
JR companies do not currently allow such scooters on Shinkansen or express trains because of their wide turning radius and heavy weight.
The Flex-Turn 380 features an open structure, an 800mm inside turning radius, an extremely tight pitch belt, and the smallest product transfer offered by any of the FlexTurn conveyors.
WWFE Booth $7841--The Flex-Turn[R] 380 features an open structure, an 800 mm inside turning radius, an extremely tight pitch belt, and the smallest product transfer offered by any of the Flex-Turn conveyors.
If you have that articulation in the middle, you can still have a fairly tight turning radius, but you have a smoother approach," he says of wheel loaders.
Direct Supply Healthcare Equipment's new Zoom-3 scooter from Invacare features a compact 29" turning radius for easy maneuverability in tight spaces.
Other features include a four-way backfill blade system with an independent hydrostatic drive system, low ground pressure, plus a zero degree turning radius to allow excellent maneuverability without site or turf damage.
In addition, the site has been designed to accommodate the large turning radius of trucks, making it easier for tenants to ship and receive materials.
Current waveguides require roughly a millimeter of turning radius to bend the 1.
The 35-1/2-foot turning radius makes it easy to carry out a U-turn.
A new rotating 80-mm extruder for all types of PE has a small turning radius and 20:11 L/D, and is availalbe in fully rotating or reversing versions.
The property features 30 dock high positions, a 29-foot ceiling clearance and two truck yards (featuring a 185-foot turning radius and a 131-foot turning radius).