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BBWBig Beautiful Women
BBWBasketball Wives (TV series)
BBWBig Black Women
BBWBath & Body Works
BBWBanned Books Week (est. 1982)
BBWBig Boned Woman
BBWBuyer Beware
BBWBig Bisexual Woman
BBWBig Beached Whale
BBWBayrische Bohrerwerke (German: Bayrische Drill Works)
BBWBrass Band World
BBWBlack Bike Week (South Carolina)
BBWBeautiful Black Women
BBWBusiness Building Workshop
BBWBoston Beer Works (Boston, MA)
BBWBaseball Writers Association of America
BBWBe Back Whenever
BBWBlack Box Warning
BBWBalfour Beatty Workplace (London, England)
BBWBrake-By-Wire
BBWBig Bad Wolf
BBWBroadband Wireless
BBWBetter Business Writing
BBWBroken Bow, Nebraska (Airport Code)
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Development of a Vehicle Stability Control System Using Brake-by-Wire Actuators," Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement, and Control January 2008, Vol.
It's the first brake-by-wire system ever fitted to a production motorcycle and comes hot on the heels of ride-by-wire throttle systems that have become all the rage in recent years.
Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems' involvement with the G650 also includes the development of an 'intelligent' brake-by-wire control system.
Not only will there be more electronic control of the engine to maximize economy, but functions like brake-by-wire will without doubt feature in the future, too.
The papers are organized into sections covering brake-by-wire, antilock braking systems, traction control systems, and stability control systems.
Its Chevrolet Sequel fuel-cell concept, a purpose-built crossover, also launches new technologies, including e-corner and the most advanced drive- and brake-by-wire systems.
The Sequel, introduced last year at the North American auto show, is the world's first vehicle to successfully integrate a hydrogen fuel cell propulsion system with advanced technologies like steer and brake-by-wire controls, wheel hub motors, lithiumion batteries and lightweight aluminium structure.
The brake-by-wire system can also be utilized in manual transmission vehicles or vehicles controlled by remote or dual operator stations, including wireless stations.
Ford noted that the Focus FCV employs a fuel cell powertrain supplied by Ballard Power Systems and is hybridized with the addition of a nickel metal hydride battery pack and a brake-by-wire electro-hydraulic series regenerative braking system.
Future in-car control applications, such as drive-by-wire and brake-by-wire, will replace direct mechanical control of a vehicle with ECU-generated bus commands.
The Prius includes all sorts of intriguing features such as brake-by-wire system, electric air con and a button for all-electric drive in which it will run smoothly and silently at up to 35 miles per hour.
Electro-mechanical braking systems (EMB), also referred to as brake-by-wire, may ultimately replace conventional hydraulic braking systems with a completely "dry" electrical component system that replaces conventional actuators with electric motor driven units.