Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Anti-Dive —   [ daɪv, englisch] der, s, Kraftfahrzeugtechnik: der Bremsnickausgleich, eine konstruktive Maßnahme an der Radaufhängung, die die Nickbewegung von Motorrädern auf unebenen Straßen beziehungsweise beim Bremsen mindert …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Anti-dive-System — An|ti dive Sys|tem [...daiv...] das; s <zu ↑anti..., engl. to dive »(mit dem Kopf zuerst) ins Wasser springen, untertauchen« u. ↑System> Vorrichtung an der Radaufhängung von Motorrädern, die die Nickbewegung des Fahrzeugs beim Bremsen… …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • anti-dive system — A dive is the action of the front of the vehicle to point downward during braking. The suspension in cars is designed to remove this tendency …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • dive — The action of the front of the vehicle to point downward (or dip) during braking. The opposite is squat. Also see anti dive system anti lift anti squat system anti dive brake dive nose dive …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • anti-squat system — Squat is the action of the rear end of the vehicle to point downward during hard acceleration. The suspension in cars is designed to remove this tendency. Contrasts with anti dive system …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Anti-frogman techniques — are security methods developed to protect watercraft, ports and installations, and other sensitive resources both in or nearby vulnerable waterways from potential threats or intrusions by frogmen or other divers.Risks and threats to be defended… …   Wikipedia

  • Anti-submarine warfare — (ASW or in older form A/S) is a branch of naval warfare that uses surface warships, aircraft, space craft or other submarines to find, track and then damage or destroy enemy submarines. Like many forms of warfare, successful anti submarine… …   Wikipedia

  • Dive bomber — For other uses, see Dive Bomber (disambiguation). An SBD Dauntless drops its bomb. The dive brakes are extended and are visible behind the wings. A dive bomber is a bomber aircraft that dives directly at its targets in order to provide greater… …   Wikipedia

  • Anti-submarine weapon — An anti submarine weapon is any one of a range of devices that are intended to act against a submarine, and its crew, to destroy (sink) the vessel or to destroy or reduce its capability as a weapon of war. An anti submarine weapon can be… …   Wikipedia

  • Anti-tank dog — For the comic book website, see Explodingdog. Soviet military dog training school, 1931 Anti tank dogs (Russian: собаки истребители танков or противотанковые собаки; German: Panzerabwehrhunde or Hundeminen, dog mines ) were dogs taught to carry …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.