Students will learn about
· The basic math required for designing friction brakes.
· The issues with straight line braking.
· The issues in braking on a curve.
· Weight transfer in straight line and cornering braking.
· Instantaneous center of rotation.
· The effect of hydroplaning on braking.
· Braking dive and its counter measure.
· Brake pull and Brake vibrations.
· The effects of suspension geometry on braking.