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Some articles on wheel, front wheel, wheels, front:

Bicycle And Motorcycle Dynamics - Longitudinal Dynamics - Braking - Rear-wheel Braking
... because of the decrease in normal force at the rear wheel as described above ... however, situations that may warrant rear wheel braking Slippery surfaces or bumpy surfaces ... Under front wheel braking, the lower coefficient of friction may cause the front wheel to skid which often results in a loss of balance ...
Bicycle And Motorcycle Dynamics
... when it is steered to keep its center of mass over its wheels ... This balances the roll torque about the wheel contact patches generated by centrifugal force due to the turn with that of the gravitational force ... a high enough center of mass and a short enough wheelbase to lift a wheel off the ground under sufficient acceleration or deceleration ...
Moto Guzzi Le Mans - Le Mans 1000 (16-inch and 18-inch Front Wheel) (1984–1993)
... The 16-inch front wheel and Lario-styling were personally ordered by owner De Tomaso ... forks than earlier models and smaller (270 mm) semi-floating front discs ... Most 1988 models were factory-fitted with the 18-inch wheel ...
Bike Boom - 1860s and 1870s
... attaching rotary cranks and pedals to the front wheel hub of a dandy-horse ... uncomfortable ride, because of the stiff wrought-iron frame and wooden wheels surrounded by tires made of iron — this led to the pejorative name "boneshaker", which is ... But the design changed drastically, with the front wheel becoming larger and larger, and with many other improvements making the ride more comfortable ...
Bicycle And Motorcycle Dynamics - Lateral Dynamics - Balance - Trail
... a bike will be to ride is trail, the distance that the front wheel ground contact point trails behind the steering axis ground contact point ... which the entire steering mechanism (fork, handlebars, front wheel, etc.) pivots ... with a steering axis tilted back from the vertical, positive trail tends to steer the front wheel into the direction of a lean, independent of forward speed ...

Famous quotes containing the words wheel and/or front:

    The word “revolution” itself has become not only a dead relic of Leftism, but a key to the deadendedness of male politics: the “revolution” of a wheel which returns in the end to the same place; the “revolving door” of a politics which has “liberated” women only to use them, and only within the limits of male tolerance.
    Adrienne Rich (b. 1929)

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    Philip K. Dick (1928–1982)