FIGHTING SHELLY RAIL WITH HIGH-CANT TIE PLATES

Extensive tests with plates having a 1-in-14 cant were carried out at Union Pacific. The results of the tests lead to decision to make them standard for curves of two degrees and over the heavy-traffic road which has encountered a serious and extensive shelling problem.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    P.O. Box 350
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1971-5

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  • Pagination: p. 20-21
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00050389
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 24 1974 12:00AM