radial force variation


radial force variation
the periodic variation of the normal force of a loaded straight free-rolling tire which repeats each revolution at a fixed loaded radius, given mean normal force, constant speed, given inflation pressure and test surface curvature.

Mechanics glossary. 2013.

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