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As may be conceived, the tractive stress is, as a consequence, considerably diminished.
The Mallet locomotives with a tractive effort of 100,000 lbs., at present seem to have reached the limit of size and weight.Railroads: Rates and Regulations|William Z. Ripley
It is an excellent automobile road and its low tractive resistance makes it a desirable surface for horse drawn vehicles.American Rural Highways|T. R. Agg
If H could be increased without limit, so also could the tractive force.
Every truck has greater tractive power than it can utilize in the propulsion of the ordinary load.Motor Truck Logging Methods|Frederick Malcolm Knapp