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RE: Torsen Tech
the tank slapper happens quickly. more quickly than you can react to the
change of inputs. the guy i sold my '85 ur-q to did just this manouever
with an unlocked centre and ended up upside down in a field. walked
away of course (thanks audi).
same old story. know your car, know the conditions, know yourself.
>From: Jim Griffin [SMTP:JGriff@pobox.com]
>Sent: Tuesday, February 24, 1998 12:40 AM
>David Eaton wrote:
>My question is: Does the full power distribution (i.e. all to one wheel)
>happen that quick... like in a fraction of a second? I would think that there
>is a bit of lag time... and that unless you have the wheel up in the air for
>couple of seconds, it's not going to have a noticeable effect. And besides,
>isn't there a bit of residual rotation at each wheel to balance and carry the
>car through for that split second?