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The effect of tire diameter on turning

  1. Jun 15, 2017 #1
    Hi Im building a tricycle of sorts and i wanted to know if the diameter of the front tire has any effect on the turning speed of the trike i would imagine that a greater tire circumference would increase the speed of rotation. Correct me if Im wrong.
     
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  3. Jun 15, 2017 #2

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    Welcome baconator and thanks for posting in Member introductions only - no questions! Please feel free to post your question in the proper forum. :smile:
     
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