Construction Planning & Management Mcqs

Q.  The maximum rimpull in the first gear of a tractor while towing a load is 6300 kg. The tractor weighs 12.5 tonnes and is operating along a 2 percent upgrade and the rolling resistance is 45 kg/tonne. Pull available for towing the load is________________?

a. 3425 kg
b. 5515 kg
c. 4350 kg
d. 2975 kg


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