30 Chapter 4 Tires, Wheels, and Brakes 4.1. Introduction The number of tires required for a given aircraft design gross weight is largely determined by the flotation characteristics, which will be discussed in detail in Chapter Seven.
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17 MECHANIC STUDY GUIDE Brakes & Braking Systems Heavy Duty Trucks Listed below are a number of items and subjects which make up the mechanic certification tests identified above.
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