Steer Angle

Some articles on angle, steer, steer angle:

Bundorf Analysis - Explanation of Terms
... across the vehicle the tire's ability to provide cornering force for a given slip angle changes ... See also Tire load sensitivity Roll steer ... As the vehicle rolls the kinematics of the suspension provide a change in the steer angle of the tire ...
Bicycle And Motorcycle Dynamics - Lateral Dynamics - Turning - Countersteering
... of that turn, a bike must momentarily steer in the opposite direction ... With the front wheel now at a finite angle to the direction of motion, a lateral force is developed at the contact patch of the tire ... While the initial steer torque and steer angle are both opposite the desired turn direction, this may not be the case to maintain a steady-state turn ...
Bicycle And Motorcycle Dynamics - Lateral Dynamics - Lateral Motion Theory - Equations of Motion
... second-order differential equations, the lean equation and the steer equation where is the lean angle of the rear assembly, is the steer angle of the front ... is symmetric in and asymmetric in , is a vector of lean angle and steer angle, and is a vector of external forces, the moments mentioned above ... and linearized model, there are many geometric parameters (wheelbase, head angle, mass of each body, wheel radius, etc.), but only four significant variables lean angle ...

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    The inhabitants of earth behold commonly but the dark and shadowy under side of heaven’s pavement; it is only when seen at a favorable angle in the horizon, morning or evening, that some faint streaks of the rich lining of the clouds are revealed.
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