Accession Number : ADD008584

Title :   Driving-Guidance System for a Resilient Vehicle Propulsion Band.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Laysys,Algis L

Report Date : 16 Mar 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : In a ground vehicle having resilient endless bands engaged with the terrain for suspension and propulsion purposes, improved novel roller arrangements for maintaining a desired band envelope under adverse operating conditions, such as large vehicle accelerations or decelerations, movement over rough bumpy terrain, or vehicle turning actions. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Ground vehicles, *Suspension devices, *Propulsion systems, Rollers, Bands(Strips), Terrain, Maneuverability, Hulls(Structures), Inventions

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE