STRESS MEASUREMENTS IN 115 RE AND 132 RE RAIL ON CURVED TRACK

Stress distribution in 112, 115, 131, and 132 RE rails on curved track is shown. Most measurements were made for steam locomotive wheel load; however, a diesel locomotive was used for one measurement with 115 RE rail. Fatigue test results are shown on a Goodman diagram.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Railway Engineering Association

    59 East Van Buren Street
    Chicago, IL  USA  60605
  • Authors:
    • MAGEE, G M
  • Publication Date: 1952

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: p. 1140-50
  • Serial:
    • AREA BULLETIN
    • Volume: 53
    • Publisher: American Railway Engineering Association

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00040820
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 8 1994 12:00AM