HIGH-POWER CARDAN SHAFTS FOR RAILWAY VEHICLES, ESPECIALLY HIGH-SPEED RAILCARS

HOCHLEISTUNGSGELENKWELLEN FUER SCHIENENFAHRZEUGE, INSBESONDERE FUER TRIEBZUEGE HOHER FAHRGESCHWINDIGKEIT

An account of the development principles for high-power cardan shafts and their appraisal, construction and resistance testing. Cardan shafts have recently been installed in high-speed electric tractive units in the transmission mechanism between the traction motor and the wheelset. In this way the motor can be fitted in the body and the weight of the truck kept low.

  • Authors:
    • MUELLER, H
  • Publication Date: 1980

Language

  • German

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  • Accession Number: 00322926
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 30 1980 12:00AM