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Toby Erkson -- email@example.com '72 VW Squareback, '95 VW Jetta ~ WIP, '81 Gold Wing, '73 Porsche 914 http://www.icbm.org/ Portland, Oregon
James Montebello wrote:
...Some cars have employed dynamic proportioning
valves to handle this, sometimes very simply. Many FIATs with solid rear axles had a lever arrangement with a link to the prop valve attached to the body above the axle. When the body rose away from the axle (as it will under braking), the prop valve reduced the rear brake power. The more the body rose, the less rear braking power there was...
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