straight free-rolling tire


straight free-rolling tire
a free-rolling tire moving in a straight line at zero inclination angle and zero slip angle.

Mechanics glossary. 2013.

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  • braking stiffness coefficient — the ratio of braking [driving] stiffness of a straight free rolling tire to the vertical load …   Mechanics glossary

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  • camber stiffness coefficient — the ratio of camber stiffness of a straight free rolling tire to the vertical load …   Mechanics glossary

  • cornering coefficient — the ratio of cornering stiffness of a straight free rolling tire to the vertical load. Note: although the term cornering coefficient has been used in a number of technical papers, for consistency with definitions of other terms using the word… …   Mechanics glossary

  • cornering stiffness coefficient — the ratio of cornering stiffness of a straight free rolling tire to the vertical load. Note: although the term cornering coefficient has been used in a number of technical papers, for consistency with definitions of other terms using the word… …   Mechanics glossary

  • lateral force offset — the average lateral force of a straight free rolling tire …   Mechanics glossary


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