Accession Number : ADD007635

Title :   Articulation Joint Roll Stabilizer.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : McCain,William T

Report Date : 02 Jun 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : This invention relates to improvement of an articulated vehicle, wherein the trailer has roll motion capability relative to the tractor. This improvement is directed to a hydraulic cylinder mechanism for selectively locking out the roll mode capability when it is intended to operate the vehicle on smooth terrain. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Tractors, *Trailers, *Hydraulic equipment, *Solenoid valves, Inventions, Cylindrical bodies, Motion, Roll, Terrain, Variations, Modification

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment
      Hydraulic and Pneumatic Equipment
      Pumps, Filters, Pipes, Tubing, Fittings & Vlvs

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE