Commercial Vehicle Aerodynamic Drag Reduction: (Tipper Truck)

  IJETT-book-cover  International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT)          
© 2017 by IJETT Journal
Volume-44 Number-4
Year of Publication : 2017
Authors : Prakash Shakti, Sachin Patel, Satyavrat Patel
DOI :  10.14445/22315381/IJETT-V44P234


Prakash Shakti, Sachin Patel, Satyavrat Patel "Commercial Vehicle Aerodynamic Drag Reduction: (Tipper Truck)", International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT), V44(3),170-178 February 2017. ISSN:2231-5381. published by seventh sense research group

The main objective of this work is to design best roof deflector for tipper truck according to Indian truck market. The all work is done by 3D design and simulation software. By improving the tipper aerodynamic or drag force we can get better fuel efficiency, better tipper stability, improved road holding and reduction in wind noise level.


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Roof deflector, Tipper, Aerodynamic, Drag, Wind tunnel, Streamline, Fuel efficiency.