TITLE

...and finally

AUTHOR(S)
Hibbert, Geoffrey
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);4/2/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7648, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recalls the experience of the author while riding the Triumph Herald, a vehicle with hydraulic wheel motors at the National Engineering Laboratory in England.
ACCESSION #
12836226

 

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