CHOICE OF MATERIALS IN FRICTION BRAKING

Technical, environmental, and other factors controlling the selection of materials for friction braking are considered, together with developments in acceptance testing and quality control. Current and possible future friction pairs are discussed.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • International Conference on Railway Braking, University of York, England, September 26-27, 1979.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Institution of Mechanical Engineers

    1 Birdcage Walk
    London SW1H 9JJ,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Waldron, GWJ
  • Conference:
  • Publication Date: 1979

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 125-135

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00324896
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 1979-11 Conf Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 6 1981 12:00AM