Steering for Off-Road, Rubber-Tired Machines
- Ground Vehicle Standard
This SAE Standard applies to off-road rubber-tired machines having rated speed capability exceeding 20 km/h.
Only the following machine categories in SAE J1116 are included in the scope of this document.
b. Other than earthmoving: except rollers and compactors
c. General purpose industrial
e. Specialized mining machinery
Applicable steering systems include the following means of providing power for steering:
a. Manual steering
b. Power-assisted steering
c. Full-power steering
This document does not imply that secondary steering is mandatory. However, if secondary steering is provided, performance and test requirements are included.
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Data Sets - Support Documents
OPTC, SC1 shall be responsible for engineering standards designated for the general protection of personnel associated with the operation of off-road, self-propelled work machines, and equipment, which is generally used in operations such as landscaping, construction sites, grounds keeping, highway and public works maintenance, and material handling. Excluded from this scope are powered industrial trucks, agricultural self-propelled equipment and implements, on-highway vehicles, and water and air transportation vehicles and machines.