- overturning moment
- the component of the tire moment vector tending to rotate the tire about the x-axis, positive clockwise when looking in the positive direction of the x-axis.
Mechanics glossary. 2013.
Mechanics glossary. 2013.
moment — the resultant of a system of forces causing rotation without translation. A moment can be expressed as a couple moment of inertia aligning moment bending moment overturning moment pitching moment rolling moment rolling resistance moment tire… … Mechanics glossary
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опрокидывающий момент — — [Я.Н.Лугинский, М.С.Фези Жилинская, Ю.С.Кабиров. Англо русский словарь по электротехнике и электроэнергетике, Москва, 1999] Тематики электротехника, основные понятия EN overturning momenttilting momentoverturn torque … Справочник технического переводчика
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