LONDON TRANSPORT'S EXPERIMENTAL TUBE TRAIN

LT is commissioning two 1973 tube stock double ended units fitted with thyristor control of the traction motors with regenerative and rheostatic braking to gain experience with this type of equipment for possible use on future rolling stock.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Mechanical Engineering Publications

    Penthouse 1, 15 West 55th Street
    New York, NY  United States  10019
  • Authors:
    • Lockhart, M A
  • Publication Date: 1979-11

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: p. 57-60
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00309956
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 7 1981 12:00AM