High capacity wagons and higher speeds encourage the use of six-wheel bogies. This calls for careful consideration to matters of overall weight, wheel diameter, suspension and lateral freedom of the middle wheelset to ensure that track twist, riding and wagon tare weight requirements are accommodated.

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    Broadfields (Technical Publishers) Limited

    Little Leighs
    Chelmsford, Essex CMB 1PM,   England 
  • Authors:
    • KOFFMAN, J L
  • Publication Date: 1973-6

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  • Accession Number: 00046852
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Rail Engineering International
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 14 1974 12:00AM