Attempt to set down principles of evaluation when considering new designs or improving existing designs of car and locomotive trucks, axles and wheels. The ride index system, modes of the vertical ride, and the lateral ride are discussed together with the use of rubber components in the truck design.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Institution of Mechanical Engineers

    1 Birdcage Walk
    London SW1H 9JJ,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Coxon, H E
    • McNaughton, L D
  • Publication Date: 1973-3

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 16-31
  • Serial:

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00047913
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 13 1974 12:00AM