African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6654

Full Length Research Paper

Evaluation of the vibration levels issued by agricultural tractors

Ricardo Gonçalves Rosa
  • Ricardo Gonçalves Rosa
  • Departamento de Engenharia de Biossistemas, Universidade de São Paulo, ESALQ/USP, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil.
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Murilo Mesquita Baesso
  • Murilo Mesquita Baesso
  • Departamento de Engenharia de Biossistemas, Universidade de São Paulo, ESALQ/USP, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil.
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Alcir José Modolo
  • Alcir José Modolo
  • Departamento Acadêmico de Ciências Agrárias, Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná, Pato Branco, PR, Brazil.
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Luís Fernando Soares Zuin
  • Luís Fernando Soares Zuin
  • Departamento de Engenharia de Biossistemas, Universidade de São Paulo, ESALQ/USP, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil.
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  •  Received: 13 April 2021
  •  Accepted: 06 August 2021
  •  Published: 31 August 2021

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