engineering vehicle specifically designed to deliver a high tractive effort
Most tractors use big wheels, but some use rubber tracks to spread their weight over a large area. This is useful for farmers in places with very soft or muddy ground where a tractor with wheels might get stuck.
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- "Wheels vs tracked tractor - advantages and disadvantages". UTILBEN. 12 September 2018. Archived from the original on 9 May 2022. Retrieved 9 May 2022.