Accession Number : ADA139113

Title :   Analysis of Obstacle Negotiation by Articulated Tracked Vehicles--The State of the Art.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : STEVENS INST OF TECH HOBOKEN NJ DAVIDSON LAB

Personal Author(s) : Brady,P M , Jr

PDF Url : ADA139113

Report Date : Dec 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : Various approaches to the analysis of the motion of an articulated tracked vehicle crossing an obstacle are described. The suitability of static and dynamic analysis is discussed. Adaptation of a general purpose dynamic analysis system is recommended.

Descriptors :   *Tracked vehicles, Offroad traffic, Mobility, Barriers, Crossings, Dynamics

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment
      Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE