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Mechanical traction as provided by the Extender device applies a small pressure over time, gently -- and non-surgically -- enabling gains in length of one inch and above.
Mechanical traction tests were conducted by dragging rectangular sections of each material across a mica rock surface in both dry and wet surface conditions.
Typical mechanical traction tests are conducted on clean and dry surfaces.
Contract notice: Construction and delivery of chassis and body for a hlf 20 according to din 14530-27 with mechanical traction device.
Contract award: providing a means for lE[micro]schgruppenfahrzeuges (hlf 20) with mechanical traction device (maze), including vehicle design and load.