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Weber, Rick
June 2006
Trailer / Body Builders;Jun2006, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p34
Trade Publication
The article discusses the concerns raised by the Heavy Brake Manufacturers Council on the proposed rulemaking by the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to reduce the stopping distance for truck tractors equipped with air brakes. The position of the NHTSA on the issue is explained. The problems associated with the proposal in relation to several issues such as stability are analyzed.


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