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My name is Alex. I'm from Poland. I need some help with my proeblem. I'am writing my BEng thesis about dumper with tracked chassis. I've problem with finding force which load caterpillars during driving up to hill and turning in the same time. I have one old books but There are a lot of fault. Do you have any ideas, Where I can looking any help?



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The correct analysis of a track (much less  the entire vehicle) is extremely complicated. Part of this is because the path of each component is  not fully constrained; there is slack in the linkage. Modern software exists that can do this pretty well, but it is way too much for a hand calculation.


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