SAMSON GIVES NEW LOOK TO METAL-SHOE BRAKING

For a month railroads have had the authority to replace conventional metal brake shoes on foreign freight cars with a new high-phosphorus shoe, billing owners for the 20% higher price which this product involves. In the wake of AAR conditional approval, the Mechanical Division Committee on Brakes and Brake Equipment is working on a specification for the new "high-phos" shoe, now designated AAR-1B.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    P.O. Box 350
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1972-9

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  • Accession Number: 00047468
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 13 1976 12:00AM