STRESSES AROUND A BOLT HOLE OF A RAIL WITH THE JOINT IN TENSION

The stresses which develop at bolt holes when rail contraction causes contact between bolts and the edge of the hole are discussed in this report. Strain gauges at the rail web were used to measure stresses present.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Railway Engineering Association

    59 East Van Buren Street
    Chicago, IL  USA  60605
  • Publication Date: 1953

Media Info

  • Features: Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 1254-61
  • Serial:
    • AREA BULLETIN
    • Volume: 54
    • Publisher: American Railway Engineering Association

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00039450
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 8 1994 12:00AM