SEPTA WHEEL RESIDUAL STRESS INVESTIGATION

The residual stress determinations were made in accordance with the procedure given in the AAR Manual of Standards and Recommended Practices, Section G. Little in the way of significant residual stress was found in the critical plate fillets of the five wheels submitted by the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Association of American Railroads Research Center

    3140 South Federal Street
    Chicago, IL  USA  60616

    Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority

    200 West Wyoming Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA  USA  19140
  • Authors:
    • OPINSKY, A J
  • Publication Date: 1980-2

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 19 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00334466
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: AAR R-411 Res Rpt., Project H-213
  • Contract Numbers: SEPTA P/O 029448
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 12 1982 12:00AM