INVESTIGATION OF FAILURES IN CONTROL-COOLED RAIL

Investigation of six of eight failures in control-cooled rail reported from October 1964 to October 1966 are complete by the AAR and are discussed. Five of the six failures were service failures attributed to martensite formation or hot torn steel. The detected failure resulted from shelling.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Railway Engineering Association

    59 East Van Buren Street
    Chicago, IL  USA  60605
  • Publication Date: 1966-2

Media Info

  • Features: Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 446-451
  • Serial:
    • AREA BULLETIN
    • Volume: 67
    • Issue Number: 598
    • Publisher: American Railway Engineering Association

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00040464
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 22 1976 12:00AM