Have also run rear wheel steering and to say "rear wheel steering is a
headache" is an understatement. With a 2M 'puter I guess it works OK.
Although I understand Andy was glad to be finished with it. Mechanically
it's a nightmare to drive. Looks good on paper, but don't seem to work no
mater what settings you go with.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Landspeed Louise Ann Noeth" <email@example.com>
> To: "land Speed List" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Sent: Monday, September 22, 2003 1:33 AM
> Subject: RE: Rear wheel steering
> > rear wheel steering is a headache -- it was used on ThrustSSC out of
> > necessity, not choice.
> > When a driver has to input full steering lock at plus 700mph, you know
> > is a better way, but you make work what you got at the moment.
> > Driver Andy Green and Mechanical Engineer Glynne Bowshere might very
> > concur and add their own reasons, but you all are trying to adapt a
> > to non-linear scenario.
> > this is not the way boys and girls
> > Speedy Regards,
> > "LandSpeed" Louise Ann Noeth
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