Slip angle

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Database table reconstruction_impact
Database variable name Slip_angle
Introduction date 2009-07-01
Expiration date Still active

Short description

Angle from the longitudinal axis to the direction of motion according to SAE coordinates. counterclockwise angles are positive.


Decimal number in Dergrees.


The slip angle is the angle between the velocity vector and the positive longitudinal axis of the vehicle (x-axis). Anticlockwise directions are coded as postive values for the angle. If a vehicle is not skidding, the slip angle is zero.

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