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WHEEL. The punishment of the wheel was formerly to put a criminal on a wheel, and then to break his bones until he expired. This barbarous punishment was never used in the United States, and it has been abolished in almost every civilized country.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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In off-road wheeled machines' dynamics, such situation is treated as favorable, as all the driving wheels deliver traction force and power circulation is not taking place (Szente 2005; Becheru et al.
The system usually moves on the surface with wheels like an usual wheeled vehicle.
The merits of wheeled and tracked platform scrap handlers are well known.
"Wheeled loaders will be needed to load stationary processing equipment, load trucks and clean up the site once major demolition activities have concluded."
Fuchs has gained market share by offering wheeled machines that offer extended reach and elevated cabs that can help increase operator efficiency.