Dalmd88 From United States of America, joined Jul 2000, 2366 posts, RR: 15 Reply 4, posted (7 years 5 months 6 days 21 hours ago) and read 691 times:
On Douglas aircraft it is. When you turn the hose wheel to near the limits the other wheel will come off the ground due to the tilt of the nose gear. It makes changing nose wheels easier. No jack is required.