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Old 08-05-2006, 02:35 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by trainmaster_1
The adhesion, wheelslip control system nor locomotive weight have nothing to do with the way a 6,000 HP locomotive is operated as those things still grip the rails just like the GEVO and ACe do.
Then why does my rear wheel drive truck slide around on snow and ice when the bed is empty, but has better grip (adhesion) when the bed is weighted down under similar conditions?

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