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Meeting Trailer Brake Requirements of French Law
ISSN: 0148-7191, e-ISSN: 2688-3627
Published February 01, 1974 by SAE International in United States
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Inadequate braking systems on large tractor-trailer combinations are a general problem, and in France they have given rise to a law governing trailer brakes. This paper describes how hydraulically powered braking systems were designed for trailers and tractor-trailers to meet the new requirements.
CitationKittle, C. and Hille, H., "Meeting Trailer Brake Requirements of French Law," SAE Technical Paper 740660, 1974, https://doi.org/10.4271/740660.
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