Bogie tank wagons of standard-gauge design with a welded light-alloy tank of 3,500 cu. ft. capacity for gas transport have been completed recently. The tank is 3.0 m dia. by 15.0 m overall length. It is welded from an alloy steel, 60/72 kg per sq. mm (38/45 tons per sq. per sq. mm (29 tons per sq. in.). Discharge of the contents is through a quick-acting valve supplemented by an outside shut-off valve.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Temple Press Limited

    161-166 Fleet Street
    Longon EC4,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1960-12-16

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  • Accession Number: 00039686
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 8 1994 12:00AM