2ND GENERATION FOR FEC'S "RED BOX"

Florida East Coast is utilizing a new type of air pressure sentry system for its caboose-less trains. The electronic unit, attached to the air hose of the last car, monitors excessive brake-pipe pressure changes and indicates the integrity of the train by means of a coded tone signal on the railroad's end-to-end train radio frequency.

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    Murphy-Richter Publishing Company

    20 North Wacker Driver
    Chicago, IL  USA  60606
  • Publication Date: 1980-3

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  • Accession Number: 00311010
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 9 1980 12:00AM