Sentence Examples


  • In the first, the pressure is applied by a handle or treadle, and is removed by a spring or weight; this is called " braking on."
  • In the second, or " braking off " method, the brake is automatically applied by a spring or weight, and is released either mechanically or, in the case of electric cranes, by the pull of a solenoid or magnet which is energized by the current passing through the motor.
  • Skids are caused by harsh handling of the vehicle; harsh braking, acceleration or steering.
  • This results in the floor being cut up with deep grooves, just right for twisting ankles or braking legs.
  • All Scania ADR vehicles meet EC braking requirements and have ABS anti-lock brakes.

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