SCOPE FOR LINEAR ELECTRIC DRIVES ON ELECTRIC ROLLING STOCK AND PROBLEMS IN APPLICATION

Explains use of linear motors as "traction amplifier" drives on inclines in main line rail transport and mining. Rapid acceleration and deceleration are possible over short distances. Other problems touched on concern economics (track design), investment outlay, effect on track, air gap, starting and regulation along with test results. Road transport is also treated.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Pergamon Press, Incorporated

    Maxwell House, Fairview Park
    Elmsford, NY  USA  10523
  • Authors:
    • Svecharnik, D V
  • Publication Date: 1978

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 69-82
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00316264
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1980 12:00AM