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DRAW-BAR POWER [1 record]

Record 1 2010-11-12

English

Subject field(s)
  • Trailers and Hauling
CONT

Pneumatic rubber tires greatly reduced both rolling resistance and slippage, effecting increased efficiency and higher ratio of drawbar power to engine power.

OBS

The meter accurately measures a tractor's pulling power, or power at its drawbar.

Key term(s)
  • draw-bar power
  • draw bar power

French

Domaine(s)
  • Remorques et remorquage
OBS

Les roues, par appui sur le sol, permettent l'avancement de l'ensemble tracteur-outil (avec un certain rendement). Cette puissance de traction [...] dépend du contact roues-sol, c'est-à-dire de l'adhérence.

Spanish

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