Mustang Advanced Engineering (MAE) today announced that the company has been awarded a contract to supply an 8 x 8 mobile tow dynamometer system to Hubei Sanjiang Space Wanshan Special Vehicle Co., LTD.
The mobile tow dynamometer consists multiple PAU’s, controls, software, generator, etc. to provide a turn key system for Wanshan Specialty Vehicle’s research and development application. Wanshan Specialty Vehicles is a Chinese manufacturer of extremely large, highly specialized vehicles from 4 to 64 wheels. The engineers at MAE designed the tow dynamometer to 300 KN of drawbar force at 5 kph, with a maximum speed of 75 kph. The unit is equipped with MAE’s automated adjustable hitch which provides a hitch height of 200 – 1,000 mm.
David Ganzhorn, V.P. Sales, worked closely with Wanshan Specialty Vehicle in developing the specific testing requirements. “MAE’s reputation as the leading supplier of choice in the tow dynamometer market led to this exciting project award.”