"The Daihotai company,
known for their long line of all-terrain tractors,.The Daihotai tractor
has an 8 x 8 wheel configuration, with a 6.59 meter wheelbase and a track
of 5.86 meters. Each of the 4 two-wheel bogies are connected to the chassis
by two swinging-arm Anderson suspension units. A central computer processor
unit monitors the suspension assembly, and it instructs the rams to alter
the onfiguration of the suspension units to provide the best stability.
The Daihotai tractor can modify its own ground clearance, allowing between
1.48 and 0.90 meters. Power is provided by gas turbines, which is transmitted
from the plant to the wheels via a drive train. Each wheel has its own
individual transmission system, which is computer controlled. The Daihotai
has a maximum road speed of around 110 km/h, and can handle verticle obstacles
up to 1.10 meters in height and gradients of over 70%. Common attachment
tools mounted ont he tractor include mechanical diggers, cranes, core samplers,
bulldozer blades, welders, or waldoes. "
Taken from The Daihotai Motors Brochure
Type - 8x8 All terain viechle
Performance -Max Road Speed
110 km/h /Clear obstaces up to 1.10 meters.
meter wheelbase and a track of 5.86 meters
Powerplant :Twin Gas Turbines
diggers, cranes, core samplers, bulldozer blades, welders, or waldoes.