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.
|Ground Vehicle Standard||Categories of Off-Road Self-Propelled Work Machines|
|Ground Vehicle Standard||Mobile Crane Stability Ratings|
|Ground Vehicle Standard||Access Systems for Off-Road Machines|
Data Sets - Support Documents
OPTC1, Personnel Projection (General), addresses standards related to the general protection of personnel associated with the operation of off-road self-propelled work machines. This committee reports to ConAg Council through the Operator Protection Technical Advisory Group (OPTC). ConAg Council covers machines described in SAE J1116 which includes machines defined in ISO 6165, ISO 6814, and ISO 22242, with regards to activities supporting: • Creating consensus SAE standards, recommended practices, and information reports • Harmonizing relevant SAE documents with ISO documents • Assisting the US with the creation and maintenance of ISO standards through US TAGs o ISO/TC 127 --- Earth-moving machinery o ISO/TC 195 --- Building construction machinery and equipment o ISO/TC 23/SC 15 --- Machinery for forestry Participants in this committee include OEMs, suppliers, consulting firms, government, and others across the construction and forestry industries.