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2 edition of Horsepower considerations for trucks and truck combinations. found in the catalog.

Horsepower considerations for trucks and truck combinations.

Western Highway Institute. Power and Traction Subcommittee.

Horsepower considerations for trucks and truck combinations.

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Published by Western Highway Institute in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trucks.,
  • Tractor trailer combinations.,
  • Horsepower.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPrepared by the Power and Traction Subcommittee [of the] Sizes and Weights--Equipment Committee.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL230 .W4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination161 p.
    Number of Pages161
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5323246M
    LC Control Number72175917

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