TITLE

TURNING CIRCLES

AUTHOR(S)
Cavette, Chris
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Apr2004, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p78
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the importance of considering a rig's length, steering, visibility and storage to enhance a vehicle's maneuverability in tight spaces in the U.S. Basic formula to determine the curb-to-curb turning radius of a vehicle; Significance of decreasing the wheelbase to improve maneuverability; Importance of working with the apparatus manufacturer to specify the best configuration application.
ACCESSION #
12906885

 

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